Germany’s security transformation remains incomplete. On its current track, it is also dangerously inadequate. Despite the manufactured budgetary crisis, the Scholz government needs to finish the task it started. This requires the courage to be honest with the German people about the state of the world – and of Germany. To prepare for the future, however, the country’s leaders need to think bigger and define a vision for Germany and the world it wants to shape.
Author: Dr. Benjamin Tallis, Senior Research Fellow, Alfred von Oppenheimer Center for the Future of Europe.
This text has originally been published on the DGAP website.