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Volker RLIHE

Volker RLIHE, German Federal Minister of Defence and SecretaryGeneral of the Christian Democratic Union.

Background

  • RLIHE, Volker was born on September 25, 1942 in Hamburg, West Germany.

  • Education

    • University Hamburg, English and German Studies.

    Career

    • Member of Bürgerschaft Hamburg, 1970-1976. Deputy chairman Land Group, 1973. Member of Executive CDU-Land committee.

      Member of Federal committee Young Union, 1973-1975. Member of Bundestag, since 1976. Representative for Education and Science, deputy chairman, CDU/CSU Bundestag Group.

      Foreign Affairs, Defence, Intra-German Relations, Economic Cooperation, since 1982. Chairman. Federal Specialist committee on Foreign Policies, since 1983. Secretary-General, Christian Democratic Union, since 1990.

      Federal Minister of Defence, since 1992. Senior schools service, Hamburg, 1968-1976. Former senior teacher.

    Politics

    Religion

    Protestant.

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    Born September 25, 1942
    (age 75)
    Nationality