For rich countries, the billions of dollars of vaccine market for Big Pharma far outweigh the benefits of saving millions of lives.
Germany will not hitch wagons with the Biden administration on any confrontation with Russia.
Turkey and Ukraine are deepening technological cooperation with strategic implications for Russia, EU and the wider region.
Germany’s attitude toward the Iran nuclear issue is changing, hinting at a possible new EU policy on the hot button issue.
The Ukrainian president seems to be eyeing improved ties with Moscow.
The problem facing any negotiations is that the U.S. position is untenable.