German Protestant leader opposes Afghanistan war

February 2010
Christian Century;2/23/2010, Vol. 127 Issue 4, p23
The article reports on the public statements made by the German senior Protestant bishop Margot Kässmann in January 2010 against the nations' involvement in the Afghanistan War. Details are given reviewing the extent of Germany's military involvement in the conflict and Kässmann's history of public engagement with the policy issue on behalf of the Evangelical Church of Germany.


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