Germany Security Overview

January 2012
Germany Defence & Security Report;Q1 2012, Issue 1, p54
Industry Profile
The article presents an overview of security in Germany. According to the authors, German security may be threatened by international terrorism, the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (WMDs), and potential regional crises. Although there are no recent incidents of domestic terrorism, the authors note the increase in right-wing extremism. Soldiers have been committed by Germany to Afghanistan to combat the production of heroin which has found its way into Western Europe.


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