German Foreign Minister: “We need Russia for tackling major international crises”

“We need Russia for tackling major international crises“, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier told to Der Tagesspiegel. He also underlined negative aspects of Russia’s Foreign Policy mentioning the “illegal occupation of Crimea and the destabilization of Eastern Ukraine).

We can see that the resistance against the extension of the sanctions within the EU has grown and compared with the last year it would be more difficult to reach a common stance on the issue,” he also added.

Read full interview on Der Tagesspiegel