German Foreign Minister: Germany does not want to completely ruin relations with Russia
German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel urged the US to pursue a more sensible treatment of Russia, after meeting with the US Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, in Washington on Tuesday August 28th, Deutschlandfunk reported.
Gabriel noted that the new sanctions issued by the US Congress caused concern in Europe due to “unpredictable side effects.” According to him, “we would not want to completely destroy economic relations with Russia.”
It should be noted that the German Foreign Minister has repeatedly criticized the US for the newly approved sanctions issued against the Russian Federation.
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