The Stasi Secret Service followed Scholz in the 1970s and 1980s

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He followed him intensively throughout his travels to East Germany in the 1970s and 1980s, when he was a number one member of the youth wing of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD), the German each day Bild reported on Thursday.

The Stasi described Scholz in data from when he was chairman of the SPD youth group as a “seasoned political skilled” who had “nice affect” in the group.

Scholz himself stated in response to a query about the Stasi’s data that “it isn’t good, nevertheless it was simply carried out that means.”

The Stasi of its time gathered – via its brokers and informants – an unlimited quantity of details about East German residents in addition to influential folks from overseas. Many of those information had been destroyed earlier than the reunification of Germany in 1990. However, some have been preserved and are accessible to the folks talked about in them and are additionally used for analysis functions.

Authors: TASR, mar

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