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WEST GERMANY-Detente Exposed

August 3, 1974 WEST BERLIN which, it had seemed, had ceased to be the source of tension in Europe with the signing of the four- power accord among the US, Britain, France, and the USSR three years ago, now appears as a roadblock in the way of continental and international detente. This is occasioned by the decision of West Germany, to establish in West Berlin the headquarters of the Federal Environmental Authority which formally comes under the Home Ministry in Bonn.

WEST BERLIN-Brandt s Graceful Exit

WEST BERLIN AMIDST continuing speculation about the real motives behind Willy Brandt's surprise resignation on May 6, West Germany is slowly returning to political normalcy. The former Finance Minister Helmut Schmidt has been elected as the new Federal Chancellor. Erstwhile Foreign Minister Walter Scheel has won, like Schmidt, the required majority votes in the first round of voting, for the office of the Federal President.


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