ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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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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