German Ministry of Defense advocates for negotiations with Russia ‘from a position of strength’
Germany is interested in a meaningful relationship with Russia, but “from a position of strength,” German Defense Minister Ursula von der Leyen said at a meeting of the European Parliament’s Committee on International Affairs and the Subcommittee on Security and Defense in Strasbourg.
“Our position is such: that we want meaningful relations with Russia, but we know that this should happen from a position of strength. It should be clear that we are interested in the resolution of conflicts at the negotiating table. Conflicts should be resolved only at the negotiating table, and in no other way,” said the Minister, in …read more