Opinion: What China really wants to say with its 12-point plan for Ukraine
China’s submitted a 12-point plan “for the political settlement of the Ukraine crisis” on February 24, 2023, the anniversary of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, which you can read here. But what is actually more or less openly written between the lines in the plan, I have summarized here.
The German View: Why it is a blessing that Stauffenberg failed on July 20, 1944
July 20, 1944 is one of Germany’s fateful days: the assassination attempt carried out by Stauffenberg and his allies fails. And that is just good. Although Germany was already almost hopelessly weakened militarily, it was still undefeated. The belief in the miracle weapons was there with many, parts of the people prepared for total war. […]