German politicians demand that German Foreign Minister explain his dinner with Putin
Alliance 90/The Greens is asking the head of the Foreign Ministry of the Federal Republic of Germany, Sigmar Gabriel, to explain the dinner with Russian President Vladimir Putin and former German Chancellor Gerhard Schröder, who is supposed to join the supervisory board of Rosneft.
Gabriel was asked to respond before the September elections to the Bundestag, reports DW.
“The Foreign Minister should dispel suspicions that Schröder is trying to use him to promote the interests of Putin and Rosneft. This would be an unheard of affront for the European Union and a serious problem for Germany,” said Katrin Göring-Eckardt, co-chair of the …read more