It’s another German oddity kinda thang. And one of my personal favorites.
Germans hide from responsibility today by routinely ritualizing how they hid from responsibility in the past. And don’t kid yourself. They are perfectly aware of what they are doing.
Germany will not join US naval mission in Strait of Hormuz – Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said Germany will not be taking part in a US-led mission to secure oil tanker ships sailing near Iran. The US ambassador in Berlin slammed the decision, saying Germany has responsibilities.
“Hardly any other country is as dependent on the freedom of international shipping as export champions Germany.”