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Scholarships (instead of bombing runs): Germany aims to become cultural reference point number one for Syria

Screen shot from DAAD scholarship web page Germanforeignpolicy, December 18, 2015 Translated from German by Tom Winter, December 21, 2015 BERLIN / DAMASCUS (special report) – With large-scale scholarship programs, the Federal Government is seeking to bind the future elite of a postwar Syria to Germany.  Already last year, the Foreign Ministry, under the title […]