未来的力量

回顾即将结束的混乱年代,人们的眼光不禁会被吸引到美国领袖所定义的“大中东”。 这样的回顾肯定要涉及到伊拉克、以色列和巴勒斯坦此外还有恐怖主义。

实现中东地区的持久和平能够加强整个世界的繁荣与合作。 但如果我们从更广义的角度来看,中东问题似乎只是更深层次上全球力量调整的一个方面。 实际上,结构变化在2004年就已然清晰可辨。借用德国总理赫尔穆特•施密特不久前的畅销书书名,我们已经能够看到“未来的力量”。

施密特总理确定两个发展势头。 美国依然会是关键力量,而中国的力量会继续增长。 而对欧洲、俄国和中东的未来,他却没那么胸有成竹。

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