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Schroeder urged to fight U.S. sanctions against the "Nord stream — 2"

U.S. sanctions against the "Nord stream — 2" undermine the transnational partnership, it is necessary to use a parliamentary debate to pull out a "particularly poisonous teeth" of a new sanctions bill, said the ex-Chancellor of Germany Gerhard Schroeder.

According to him, these sanctions are affecting the transatlantic partnership, and thus Washington should be pointed out that "to go so Europe is not in the interests of security" for the United States.

Schroeder commented on the sanctions on the "Nord stream - 2"

The former Chancellor of Germany, Chairman of the Board of Directors of "Rosneft" and the head of Committee of shareholders of Nord Stream AG Gerhard schröder considers the impending U.S. sanctions against the "Nord stream 2" intentional termination of the transatlantic partnership, according to newspaper Handelsblatt, citing the position of the shredder for open hearings of the Committee on economy and energy of the Bundestag.

Earlier it was reported that Schroeder will take part in the open hearings of the Committee on economy and energy of the Bundestag, dedicated to the "Nord stream 2" and the energy sovereignty of Europe and Germany. The meeting will be devoted to discussion of the upcoming U.S. new sanctions against the pipeline - this is dedicated to the reports of experts who will speak at the hearings. As explained by RIA Novosti in the office of Schroeder, ex-Chancellor would not make a report, as stated in the announcement of the Committee, but will answer questions if they are asked of him. A separate interaction with the press are planned.

Schroeder will participate in the hearings on the "Nord stream — 2" in the Bundestag

. The former Chancellor of Germany, Chairman of the Board of Directors of "Rosneft" and the head of Committee of shareholders of Nord Stream AG Gerhard Schroeder will take part in the open hearings of the Committee on economy and energy of the Bundestag, dedicated to the "Nord stream 2" and the energy sovereignty of Europe and Germany.

The announcement of the event released by the press service of the Bundestag. The theme of the hearings is declared as "the sovereignty of the German and European decisions in the energy policy (and the thread 2)". The meeting will be devoted to discussion of the upcoming U.S. new sanctions against the pipeline - this is dedicated to the reports of experts who will speak at the hearings.

The head of the foreign Ministry of Ukraine said Schroeder to insult the Ambassador

The Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba stood up for the country's Ambassador in Berlin by Andrew Miller after the former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder called him "dwarf."

"It's a sign of weakness when you have to use such language instead of arguments" - said Kuleba in an interview with Bild.

The German community of Crimea offered to send a case of wine to the Ambassador of Ukraine in Germany

The head of the Crimean German national-cultural autonomy Yuri HEMPEL said that the community is ready to send to the Ambassador of Ukraine in Germany Andrey Melnik drawer Crimean wine to relieve his grief from losing a bet on the return of the Peninsula under Ukrainian jurisdiction.

The Ambassador of Ukraine in Germany Andrey Melnik told the Ukrainian media that suggested the ex-Chancellor of Germany Gerhard schröder to bet on the return of Kyiv to the Crimea. According to him, in case of loss, he is ready to give a bottle of Massandra wine 1975. Earlier, Schroeder 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 EU in 2014, and stressed that cooperation with Moscow is particularly necessary in the current economic situation.