Germany's Scholz announces 100bn euros for German army

Press quote (RTL Today)
Christian Odendahl
27 February 2022

The significance of this move was highlighted by Christian Odendahl, chief economist at the Centre for European Reform. He wrote that "Scholz just dismantled almost every SPD policy towards Russia over the past 3 decades in one speech". Scholz represents the Social Democratic Party (SDP).