Former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder spoke about sanctions during a pandemic and called the Ukrainian Ambassador in Germany, the dwarf in his podcast “the Agenda” (Die Agenda). The entry portal has published Münchner Merkur.
He stressed that he considers pointless is still in effect sanctions: in the opinion of the ex-Chancellor, during the crisis would not cancel and to strengthen international cooperation. “I was trying to indicate that it applies to Russia. And why wasn’t the Ambassador, former Minister of foreign Affairs, a dwarf with a Ukraine criticizes me?”, said Schroeder, pointing to the Ukrainian Ambassador to Germany Andriy Melnyk.
The offered shredder is betting on a “return” of Crimea to Kiev. May 4, Miller declared that the Crimea “will return to the bosom of mother-Ukraine” during the life of the shredder.
On may 3, former German Chancellor in an interview with Tagesspiegel expressed the opinion that no Russian President will never give the Crimea to Ukraine. The former Chancellor also called for the abolition of anti-Russian sanctions imposed by the European Union in 2014, and noted that cooperation with Moscow is necessary in the current economic situation.
EU countries, USA and Ukraine first imposed economic sanctions against Moscow in 2014. It happened after the Crimea according to the results of the referendum became part of Russia. The annexation of the Peninsula was deemed illegal, but Moscow denies these charges. Then in 2015, the sanctions were imposed because of the conflict in the Donbass. In response, Moscow imposed a ban on food imports from countries that supported sanctions.
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