Der Spiegel: foreign Minister of Germany opposed the withdrawal of US nuclear weapons from Germany

Der Spiegel: глава МИД ФРГ выступил против вывода ядерного оружия США из Германии

During the visit of Japanese Hiroshima, the head of German diplomacy Heiko Maas has called for nuclear disarmament, but opposed the withdrawal of us atomic weapons from Germany unilaterally, writes Der Spiegel. At the moment in Germany “in order to intimidate” are still posted about 20 U.S. nuclear bombs, and in case of war for their use of the Bundeswehr holds ready combat aircraft Tornado, the newspaper notes.

During his visit to Hiroshima the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas has called for nuclear disarmament, but opposed the withdrawal of us nuclear weapons from Germany unilaterally, reports Der Spiegel.”The redeployment of nuclear weapons from one country to another will do nothing. If much of it and refuse to give it all necessary”, — stated the head of the German foreign Ministry.As noted by the German edition at the moment in Germany “for the purpose of nuclear deterrence” continues to be placed about 20 U.S. nuclear bombs.”In case of war for their use of the Bundeswehr keeps a combat ready jet aircraft Tornado”, said Der Spiegel.Are American nuclear bombs at the airbase büchel in the Federal state of North Rhine — Westfalia, and for their withdrawal from Germany, actively support the German left and green, emphasizes the publication.During the visit of Japanese Hiroshima, continues Der Spiegel, foreign Minister Heiko Maas laid a wreath at the monument to victims of nuclear bombing, which was conducted by the United States 74 years ago.During the American bombing August 6, 1945 Hiroshima was almost completely destroyed by the end of the year, died almost 140 thousand people. Three days later the U.S. dropped another atomic bomb on Nagasaki which killed another 70 thousand people, is reminiscent of the German edition.

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