11.12.2011 [The Guardian] - "Karamanlis used all the leverage at his disposal, visiting Bonn when the German chancellor, HelmutSchmidt, became reluctant and openly playing the guilt card, citing the devastation it had visited on Greece during the second world war.
10.12.2011 [Telegraph.co.uk] - HelmutSchmidt, the most Anglophile of the post-war Chancellors, has come out of retirement to warn his successor against throwing her weight about. But the anxieties of old men, however prescient, count for little. While Cameron and Merkel were
04.12.2011 [The Guardian (blog)] - At the social democrats' congress in Hamburg, the former chancellor HelmutSchmidt warned Merkel against a "show of strength" for Germany that would simply isolate it. Iain Duncan Smith is spearheading reforms to the UK's benefits system.
04.12.2011 [The Guardian] - At the social democrats' (SPD) congress in Hamburg, ex-chancellor HelmutSchmidt warned Merkel against a "show of strength" or leadership role for Germany that would simply isolate it. Peer Steinbrück, her likely opponent at the general election in