Inside details why we rejected Shippers Council 2019 budget defence – Senate
20 May 2019 | 9:25 am
Inside details why we rejected Shippers Council 2019 budget defence - Senate
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Boris Pistorius told DW that Germany is willing to work with "reliable partners" like India and Indonesia. The German defense minister will be traveling to India alongside representatives from German's defense industry.
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