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Merkel’s top foreign policy advisor says he’s eliminated ‘the West’ from his vocabulary

During a recent sit-down interview with Germany’s largest news website, Christoph Heusgen, the top foreign policy advisor to outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel, declared that he has eliminated the term “the West” from his vocabulary on the basis that the word is representative of an antiquated worldview. While speaking with journalists from Der Spiegel International, Heusgen discussed a […]