Former German Foreign Minister and Deputy Chancellor Guido Westerwelle was a statesman, a dedicated friend of Israel and a champion of peace, justice and freedom.

PM Netanyahu on passing of former German FM and Dep Chancellor Westerwelle

 

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu:

"I was saddened to learn of the passing of former German Foreign Minister and Deputy Chancellor Guido Westerwelle. He was a statesman, a dedicated friend of Israel and a champion of peace, justice and freedom. All those who knew him will miss him. I send my deepest condolences to his loved ones."