The political response of Germany to the threat of sanctions against the "Nord stream — 2" should contain three points: the need of the project, commitment to the interests of the German and European economy and partnership with Russia, told RIA Novosti the head of the German-Russian group in the Bundestag, a Deputy from the party "Alternative for Germany" Robbie Slung.
"The political response must be clear: Yes - the "Nord stream — 2", but the interests of the German and European economy, and Yes - a comprehensive Eastern partnership on mutually beneficial terms, from Dublin to Vladivostok. I personally wish Ms. Merkel and Mr. Maas has shown more courage and creativity in the interests of Germany, and to economic blackmail, no matter where it comes, was explicitly rejected. Most of our people here in Germany, waiting for it," said Slund.
Attempt by Berlin to negotiate with the United States on the "Nord stream — 2" through diplomacy, without the imposition of counter-sanctions leads to surrender of sovereignty to Germany and Europe, told RIA Novosti the official representative of the "Alternative for Germany" in the Bundestag on energy Steffen Cotterêts.
"I am, despite all, was confident that the project will be completed - Russia has always found ways to cope with difficulties. The question is how broad is the support of the German government and the EU. I see problems here. The government and the Chancellor reiterated that they do not want to take counter measures that they want to stay in the negotiations. I believe that a surrender of sovereignty, to immediately begin to threaten counter-measures, for example, refuse to purchase U.S. LNG, the introduction of customs duties and various sanctions. You might think about to take sanctions against the initiators (US sanctions)," said KOTRA.
The German government has taken note of the U.S. decision to withdraw 12 thousand troops, will coordinate this work with affected Federal States of Germany, the U.S. government and within NATO.
This is stated in the published on Wednesday the press service of the government of Germany joint statement, the German foreign Ministry, the defense Ministry of Germany, the German Bundestag and the Prime Ministers of the Federal States of Germany.
Possible sanctions for violation of the arms embargo in Libya to be taken by the European Union in the framework of the existing sanctions regime on the Libyan conflict and will be aimed at individuals and businesses involved in the supply of weapons, said the representative of the German foreign Ministry Christopher Burger.
In mid-July, the leaders of Germany, France and Italy said it was ready to consider new sanctions for violation of the arms embargo in Libya.
Washington and Berlin are arguing whether or not to invite to the next summit "the Big seven" Moscow. Donald trump would like to see at the talks of Vladimir Putin and foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas points to the impossibility of communication with the Russian leader over Ukraine. The Kremlin answer is that he did not aim at G7 and would prefer a meeting "nuclear five", the five permanent members of the UN security Council. About which scenario is most likely — in the material RIA Novosti.
The Federal Republic of Germany and the USA celebrate this year's 65th anniversary of diplomatic relations. The Union of Washington and Berlin is a guarantee of Euro-Atlantic security. But the jubilee could be overshadowed.
Senator Alexei Pushkov commented on the words of the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas, who spoke against the return of Russia to the G7 because of the unresolved Ukrainian question.
According to Pushkov, the statement of the Meuse is assessed not as a response to Moscow, and as a response to US President Donald Trump. The Senator noted that this topic is the subject of "internal discussions the Western allies", as Russia in the G7 aims.
Germany calls on UN Secretary-General antónio Guterres as soon as possible to establish the post of special representative on climate and security, said at a meeting of the UN security Council, foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas.
"It's time to make the issue of climate and security look. We encourage the Secretary-General to appoint a special representative on climate and security as soon as possible," said Maas, noting that climate change is a threat to peace and security.
The list of Russian citizens and legal entities within cyberbanking mechanism the EU is willing, said at the briefing, the representative of the German foreign Ministry Christopher Burger.
"We have made a list of Russian citizens and legal entities within cyberbanking instruments of the EU, actively taking further steps within the EU associated with the other 26 member States," said Burger, adding that it is unable to report yet on the interim results of this work.
Germany believes that Turkey must cease drilling in the EEZ of Cyprus and not to start similar work in close proximity to the Greek Islands, said the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas after talks in Athens with his Greek counterpart Nikos Dendias.
Turkey was one of the main issues of the meeting. Greece at all levels raises the question of Turkey's plans to start drilling near Crete and on the ongoing work near Cyprus.
Foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas stated that Europe needs Russia, it is necessary to communicate, but to follow clear principles.
"The relationship with Russia means not only sanctions and their extension. Europe needs Russia, for example, to resolve various conflicts, such as those occurring now in Syria and Libya. We should talk to them, but should follow clear principles," - said Monday the Meuse at a press conference in Tallinn after meeting with the foreign Ministers of the Baltic States. The broadcast was carried out in Facebook, the Estonian foreign Ministry.
Moscow offers to Berlin to consult on cyber security, it would help to settle many of the claims, said on Monday the special envoy of Russian President for international cooperation in the field of information security, the Director of the Department of international information security of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia Andrey Krutskikh.
Commenting on the claims of the Berlin to Moscow on the alleged in 2015 cyber-attacks against the Bundestag, Krutskikh said that the Russian side has repeatedly invited the Germans to hold consultations on the issue of information security, including in 2018.
The objectives of the government of Germany is not included the submission of evidence in connection with allegations of the involvement of the Russians to attack on the Bundestag in 2015, said at the briefing, the representative of the German foreign Ministry Christopher Burger.
"It's not the government's job is to present evidence, it is within the scope of the trial," said Burger, adding that Berlin believes that there is "credible evidence" that the Russians, accused of involvement in the crime, at the time of its Commission was in the service of Russian intelligence services and that he is a member of the hacker group, which is suspected in the attack on the Bundestag in 2015.
The head of the Munich security conference, Wolfgang Ischinger, commented on the situation around the US sanctions against the gas pipeline project "Nord stream 2".
"U.S. trade with Russia is OK, and the trade of Germany with Russia - not OK?" - wrote Ischinger on Twitter, responding to a message former U.S. Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenelle.
The sentence a German journalist of Turkish origin Deniz Hugely in Istanbul is "absolutely the wrong signal", contrary to the normalization of relations between Turkey and the EU, reads the statement of the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas.
Earlier, the Turkish court sentenced a journalist of the German newspaper Welt Denise Judges to two years and nine months in prison on charges of promoting terrorism. Prosecutors in Turkey demanded for Judges 4 years and 3 months to 15 years and 3 months imprisonment. Among other accusations, the journalist, - inciting hatred and enmity among the population.
German business believes that the statements of Secretary of state Mike Pompeo on sanctions against the pipeline "Nord stream — 2" the unprecedented intervention in the energy sovereignty of the European Union. This was stated by Oliver Hermes, the head of the Eastern Committee of German economy, which represents the interests of German companies and enterprises in Eastern Europe and the former Soviet Union.
Hermes added that this unprecedented intervention will lead to a shortage of supply and, consequently, to excessive prices. According to him, investment in the project in the amount of 12 billion euros are under threat, and the refusal to supply in the "Nord stream — 2" all European gas consumers should expect additional annual cost of four billion euros.
USA neglect law and the sovereignty of Europe, threatening sanctions against the project "Nord stream 2", Germany considers it necessary to develop a common approach to sanctions policy against Russia, Washington's actions is complicated, said the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas.
U.S. Secretary of state Mike Pompeo announced on Wednesday that the state Department published recommendations in the framework of the law on counteraction to Russia through sanctions, including the document "Nord stream 2" and second thread "Turkish stream." These actions put at risk the us sanctions on investments and other actions associated with the Russian export gas pipelines.
The German foreign Ministry took note of the decision of the American side that the German students who in the fall will be transferred to remote training at universities of the USA should be expelled from the country, Berlin intends to discuss the issue with Washington.
Earlier, the German students in the United States sent a letter to the German foreign Ministry. According to the Cabinet of Germany, currently in USA study of more than 9 thousand German students.
In Berlin regret the decision to withdraw the status of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul, said at a briefing the official representative of the government of Germany Steffen Seibert.
"The Federal government, as it is said in the weekend and in the German foreign office, I regret to have taken note of Turkey's decision, taken on Friday. The Hagia Sophia is of great cultural and historical significance, and it has a great religious significance for Christianity and for Islam," said Seibert.
Foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas on Saturday expressed regret that the UN Security Council has not been able to agree on the extension of the Rafah crossing on the border with Syria for delivery to the country of humanitarian aid from Turkey.
"We deeply regret that the Russian and Chinese veto yesterday, once again prevented the renewal of resolution for cross-border aid, the UN security Council. This is bitter news for millions of people in the North of Syria. Negotiations are continuing today. Encourage everyone not to interfere with the compromise," said Maas, whose words are reported in Twitter, the German foreign Minister.
Srebrenica must not be repeated, the statement said the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas, dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the tragedy.
In July 1995, after Srebrenica in Bosnia and Herzegovina on the border with Serbia came under the control of Serb forces led by General Ratko Mladic were killed or went missing about 8 thousand 100 people from among the Muslims. These data are cited by the international Commission on missing persons (ICMP) and a number of other organizations, but some experts they are considered too high.
The head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Germany Heiko Maas and German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz said no to the invitation to participate in the meeting of the G7 on July 29 in Washington, according to the publication Spiegel, citing sources from the governmental circles of Germany and the United States.
According to Spiegel, the Meuse, and Scholz refused full-time Ministerial meeting of the G7 in Washington, but made it clear that Germany is ready to send Deputy Ministers. In addition, the newspaper writes, apparently, the authorities of other countries "sevens" also refused to meet at the Ministerial level.
Foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas said that the violators of the arms embargo against Libya are threatening targeted sanctions.
"While the whole world closed its borders and was placed in isolation, ships, planes and trucks loaded with weapons and mercenaries have continued to arrive in the Libyan city. Ladies and gentlemen, it's time to stop this cynical nonsense," said Maas at a meeting of the UN security Council.
The President of the United States Donald trump punish Berlin for a sovereign policy, in particular in respect of the project of the pipeline "Nord stream 2" and a failure to fulfill obligations to NATO planning conclusion part is placed in Germany of the military contingent, however, the arguments that Germany was indebted to the Americans must follow their requirements, are unfounded, said to RIA Novosti, the German political scientist, Professor at the Free University Berlin Nils Diederich.
Previously, trump has promised to reduce the number of us troops in Germany from 34.5 to 25 thousand people, Berlin is behind on their payments to NATO. Poland stated that it is willing to Fund the presence of us troops on its territory and offered the USA to host on a permanent basis, American armored division, taking on the costs - of the order of 1.5-2 billion dollars. Moreover, this proposal was made outside the framework of NATO on a bilateral basis. Duda suggested naming the base Fort Trump ("trump Fort").
About 50 countries and international organizations will participate in the international donor video conference on the Sudan, which will be held on Thursday at the initiative of the European Union, said the foreign service of the EU.
A teleconference will be held under the joint chairmanship of the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas, the EU high representative for foreign and security policy of Josep Borrell, the Prime Minister of Sudan, Abdullah Hamdok and UN Secretary-General antónio Guterres.
Instability in Libya "clearly" has assumed a regional dimension, it is necessary nastojatelnee seek a solution to the conflict, said the representative of the German foreign Ministry Christopher Burger.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Saturday, speaking at a military base in the town of Sidi Barrani close to the border with Libya, which Cairo is ready to assist the Libyan tribes in the fight against foreign intervention, training and arming them. The President also said that any direct interference of Egypt in Libya now has the legitimacy under international law. According to him, the "red line" for the advance of troops is the city of Sirte, located about 900 kilometers from the border with Egypt, and the province Dzhufra.
Providing maximum pressure on Tehran does not help in resolving the situation around Iran's nuclear issue and will not address the concern of the parties, said at a briefing on Monday, the official representative of the Chinese foreign Ministry Zhao Lijiang, commenting on the statement "eurothree".
Earlier, the foreign Ministers of Germany, France and the UK urged Iran to promptly and fully cooperate with the IAEA and grant access to sites, as required by the organization. The statement stressed that "eurotroika" with deep concern took note that Iran for many months prevents the required access by IAEA inspectors, thus the organization is unable to implement its mandate.
The Minister of foreign Affairs of Iran Mohammad Javad Zarif has called France, Germany and the UK "accomplices" of the US President Donald trump and the Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu.
On Friday, the foreign Ministers of Germany, France and the UK urged Iran to promptly and fully cooperate with the IAEA and grant access to sites, as required by the organization. The parties also stressed that "eurotroika" continued to comply with its obligations under the transaction after the US withdrawal from the agreement.
The foreign Ministers of Germany, France and the UK urged Iran to promptly and fully cooperate with the IAEA and grant access to sites, as required by the organization, said in a statement after the end of the meeting of Ministers in Berlin.
"The E3 initiative at the last meeting of the IAEA Board of governors was adopted by a large majority resolution. We thank the IAEA for its work on the validation of the obligations of Iran in regard to safeguards and urge Iran promptly and fully cooperate with the IAEA and grant access to sites, as required by the organization", - reads the statement of the Ministers.
Berlin would decide on possible new measures against Russia for the murder of a citizen of Georgia in Germany in August 2019 with an eye to the court's decision, said the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas.
"We reserve the right to take further action, especially with an eye on the solution, which in this case will be taken," said Maas after a meeting with his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel urged to await the outcome of the trial in the murder of a citizen of Georgia in Berlin, before talking about further action in the case.
Earlier the state office of public Prosecutor of Germany has announced that it has sent to court the case of the Russian citizen, who is accused of murder of Georgian citizen in Berlin in August 2019. In this regard, the Russian Ambassador Sergey Nechayev was summoned to the German foreign Ministry, said on Thursday the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas. The Minister added that "the German government unconditionally reserves the right to further action in this case." The Ambassador in turn stated that the threat of new measures against Russia, if implemented, will not remain without reaction.
The German foreign Ministry is concerned about the situation in the election campaign in Belarus after the arrest of presidential candidate Victor Babariko, said at a briefing in Berlin, the representative of the foreign Ministry Christopher Burger.
"Yesterday we had a conversation the Belarusian foreign Minister with the ambassadors of member States of the EU, the UK and the USA. The subject was the arrest of Victor Babariko. With regard to the position of the German government, then we are concerned to observe the latest escalation in the presidential election in Belarus, arrest of potential presidential candidate Babariko raises numerous questions about the preconditions for free and fair elections in Belarus," said Burger.
The German foreign Ministry believe justified the expansion of U.S. sanctions against Syria, said at a briefing in Berlin, the representative of the foreign Ministry Christopher Burger.
The President of the United States Donald trump signed the law, which became known as "Caesar", at the end of 2019. It entered into force on 1 June and includes the sanctions, affecting virtually all sectors of the economy of Syria. The sanctions list was expanded on June 17, under the restriction got 14 people, including the wife of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad ASMA al-Assad and his sister Bushra al-Assad, as well as 21 organization.
Statements of the German authorities about the involvement of Russian state structures to the murder in Berlin in August 2019 a Georgian citizen Zelimkhan khangoshvili is not supported by evidence, threats of new measures against Russia, if implemented, will not remain without reaction, said Russian Ambassador to Germany Sergei Nechaev.
Earlier Thursday, foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas said that Nechayev summoned to the foreign Ministry of Germany in connection with the murder of a citizen of Georgia in Berlin. The Prosecutor General's office of Germany on the same day announced that it had submitted to the court case of a citizen of Russia, who is accused of murder. The Ambassador came to the foreign Ministry about 16.10 local time (17.10 GMT), his car drove straight into the territory of the Agency, the diplomat did not communicate with the press upon arrival. 40 minutes later he left the Ministry, but also did not speak waiting outside with the media of Russia and Germany.
German MPs and diplomats are not surprised by Washington's decision to reduce the number of American military in Germany.
On the eve of President Donald trump has promised to reduce the American contingent almost doubled. He noted that the military spend a lot of money there, and Berlin, by contrast, are underpaid in the budget of NATO.
"Disengagement" between the US and Germany deepens, wrote on Twitter the Russian Senator Alexey Pushkov, noting that the Bundestag majority in favour of the completion of the construction of the "Nord stream — 2" and believes that US sanctions unacceptable and they need to defend themselves.
Thus, according to Pushkov, the German foreign Minister raises the question more broadly. He noted that there was a shift, and prepared US for the allies, the doctrine of "limited sovereignty" is no longer perceived as something absolute.
Germany and Poland still have different positions regarding the construction of the gas pipeline "Nord stream 2" was announced at a press conference following the meeting, the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas with his Polish counterpart Jacek Czaputowicz on Tuesday in Warsaw.
Construction of the pipeline "Nord stream 2" is one of the stumbling blocks in relations between Germany and Poland. Warsaw is in contrast with Germany strongly opposed to the construction of the pipeline and welcomes any attempt to block it or hinder it.
The German foreign Ministry is extremely concerned about the US plans to impose sanctions against members of the International criminal court (ICC) rejects any pressure on the court, said the press service of the Ministry.
The President of the United States Donald trump had earlier signed a decree allowing to impose sanctions against members of the ICC are investigating possible crimes in Afghanistan.
The confrontation between the United States and China complicates the global response to the pandemic of coronavirus, said the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas.
"Pandemic COVID-19 is not only the hardest test for our generation. She is also the strongest challenge for our multilateral system, founded 75 years ago," said Maas on a video conference of the Forum of small countries.
If Germany has received from the United States confirm the fault of anyone in the cyber attacks on the Bundestag that Russia is ready to consider them, but such failure will be treated as baseless accusations, said in an interview with RIA Novosti first Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Vladimir Titov.
"If the German side have received from Washington documentary evidence of someone's guilt, then we are ready to consider these materials. Their presentation we will be treated as baseless charge of Russia", - he said.
The German foreign Ministry has not presented the Ambassador of the Russian Federation proofs of fault of Moscow in the cyber attacks on the Bundestag, said in an interview with RIA Novosti first Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Vladimir Titov.
"All this for a long time the German authorities any evidence of guilt of our country is presented. They have not provided them and to our Ambassador during the conversation the German foreign Ministry", - he said.
Russia is one of the countries of the Berlin process on Libya, its participation in the political settlement in the country must, said the representative of the German foreign Ministry Christopher Burger.
"Russia is one of the countries-participants of the Berlin process, refers to the group of countries for which we had during the organization of the Berlin process, decided that they must be present at the negotiating table because they have influence in Libya... Therefore, it is important that Russia is connected to all efforts to influence the parties to the conflict not to hamper a political solution," said Burger at a briefing in Berlin.
Germany will lift border controls on flights to Spain from 21 June, with Austria, Switzerland, France, Italy, Denmark and Italy, the message will be recovered in full from the 15th of June, said the interior Minister of Germany, Horst Seehofer.
Earlier, foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas said that from June 15 the freedom of movement in the EU and the Schengen area will be fully restored. Previously it was interrupted by almost three months in the pandemic coronavirus in Europe.
The German government intends to limit the travel of citizens to third countries before 31 August, said Tuesday the weekly magazine Spiegel, citing sources in government circles.
Earlier the interior Minister Horst Seehofer said that following the meeting of interior Ministers of the EU countries in a video conference agreed to recommend to EC to prolong the regime of travel restrictions to third countries before 1 August. Foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas said that travel restrictions between the 26 EU countries, as well as UK and non-EU Schengen - Iceland, Norway, Switzerland and Liechtenstein, will be removed June 15.
The US withdrawal from the Treaty on open skies, and the actions of Iran have led to the rollback of the architecture of nuclear arms control, said the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas at the end of the videoconference with participants to the Stockholm initiative on nuclear disarmament.
"Unfortunately, the architecture of arms control in recent weeks there has been a subsequent, causing the bitterness of setbacks - the US withdrawal from the Treaty on open skies refers to them as causing concern around the development of Iran's nuclear program. To avoid a new nuclear arms race is a matter of survival for humanity," said Maas, it quoted the press service of the Ministry.
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Foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas Wednesday will pay a visit to Israel and Jordan, on the agenda of a middle East settlement, said the representative of the foreign Ministry Christopher Burger.
"On Wednesday the Minister will go on a trip to Israel and Jordan," said Burger at a briefing on Monday.
Berlin will continue peacekeeping efforts in Libya, without a political solution to the conflict the country faces an endless civil war, said foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas.
"We must admit that the arms embargo is violated by both parties and this led to the fact that neither party received from this military advantage. But we can't say that has made some contribution to the solution of the conflict. It should be resolved by political means", - he said at a press conference in Berlin following talks with his Italian counterpart Luigi Di Maio.
Moscow demands to present obtained by Berlin that the U.S. evidence of Russia's involvement in the hacker attack on the Bundestag in 2015, said the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.
"Now the German government referring to some "reliable evidence", which, according to the German media, was received by Berlin from the United States. This is a known suppliers of reliable facts and reliable evidence. I would like to say that if the German side have received from Washington documentary evidence of someone's guilt, that the Russian side is ready to consider them", - said Zakharov on the briefing.
Foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas expressed doubt about the need for "intermediate format" between the G7 and the G20 by bringing in seven third countries.
"In addition, (G7), there is the G20 format. Does it make sense to create such an intermediate format - I have my doubts about this," said Maas at a briefing in Berlin, answering the question about the possible expansion of the G7 at the expense of third countries.
Germany from June 15 removes restrictions on travel to the EU, the Schengen zone and the UK, said at a briefing in Berlin, foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas.
"Restrictions on travel to the EU, the States associated to the Schengen area and the UK will be removed and replaced with individual recommendations, in the absence of restrictions on entry and large-scale restrictions on exit in these countries. These conditions correspond to all countries, including Norway, with which restrictions on entry have been extended, and Spain, where, during the parliamentary hearings today to discuss the extension of the prohibition on entry until 21 June," said Maas.
Foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas criticized the threat of U.S. President Donald trump to deploy troops to quell the wave of protests that swept the American city.
Earlier, trump urged each Governor to deploy the National guard in sufficient quantity and said that it would deploy armed forces of the United States, if a city or state refuses to take action necessary to protect the lives and property of residents.
The implementation of the decisions of the Paris meeting, "Norman Quartet" impetus should be given, said the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas.
"We discussed in the "Normandy format" (30 April), and in the format of videoconference meetings, during which we were United that the implementation of the outcomes of the summit "channel format" (in Paris) requires a new impetus. We have discussed this today too", - he said at a press conference after talks with his Ukrainian counterpart Dmitry Coleby in Berlin.
China, Afghanistan and coronavirus will be the themes of informal negotiations of the Council of Ministers of foreign Affairs of the EU countries, said Friday before the online meeting, the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas.
"We are strong in the EU, when we speak with one voice. This is especially important in our relations with China. Looking for a new safety law in Hong Kong, the EU took a clear position that the autonomy of Hong Kong should not be affected to the same extent. We expect that the freedoms and rights of citizens... will be saved," said Maas.
The EU sanctions in connection with hacker attack to the Bundestag, which is Germany suspects the Russians may provide for the freezing of assets and restrictions against individuals and entities, according to the publication Spiegel, citing an unnamed source in the German foreign Ministry.
On Thursday, the Russian Ambassador in Berlin, Sergei Nechayev was summoned to the German foreign Ministry in connection with the case about the attack on the Bundestag. State Secretary of the foreign Ministry Miguel Berger on behalf of the Federal government strongly condemned a hacker attack. He informed that the government through the Brussels activates the "mode cybermancy EU" against those responsible for the cyber attack on German Bundestag, including wanted 5 may Dmitry Badin.
The German foreign Ministry summoned the Russian Ambassador Sergey Nechayev's something about the hacker attack on the Bundestag in 2015.
The German foreign Ministry claims that the attack made the alleged member of the group ART28 Dmitry badin, who was at that time an employee of the GRU.
The results of the investigation of a hacker attack on the German Bundestag, perfect in 2015, should be discussed between Germany and Russia, told RIA Novosti Vice-President of the Bundestag Petra Pau (Left).
Federal prosecutors in Germany in may issued an international warrant for the arrest of the citizen of the Russian Federation Dmitry Badin, who is suspected of involvement in the hacker attack on the Bundestag in 2015. Badin is also wanted by the FBI, us investigators it is referred to the group of seven Russians suspected of cyberwoman, the FBI believes that he is an employee of the Russian military intelligence GRU. On Thursday, the Russian Ambassador in Berlin, Sergei Nechayev was summoned to the German foreign Ministry in connection with the case about the attack on the Bundestag. As stated earlier, Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, Berlin has not provided evidence of Russia's involvement in the hacker attack on the Bundestag.
EU countries are United in the opinion that a high level of autonomy of Hong Kong should not be eroded, the new law on security should not question the rights and freedoms stated by the foreign Minister of Germany Heiko Maas.
"We are United in the EU: a high level of autonomy of Hong Kong should not be eroded. Citizens enjoy rights and freedoms that protect the basic law and the fundamental principle of "one country, two systems". We expect that this will be respected," wrote Maas on Twitter.
The Russian Embassy has not commented on the call, Ambassador Sergey Nechayev in the German foreign office because of the case about "Russian hackers", referring to the previously made statement.
Earlier Thursday, the German foreign Ministry reported that the Ministry had summoned the Ambassador Nechaev. State Secretary of the foreign Ministry Miguel Berger on behalf of the Federal government strongly condemned a hacker attack on the German Bundestag in April-may 2015. He informed that the government through the Brussels activates cybermancy the EU against those responsible for the cyber attack on German Bundestag, including wanted 5 may Dmitry Badin.
The German foreign Ministry claims that Mr badin alleged to have participated in a group of ART28 in the hacker attack on the Bundestag in 2015, was at that time an employee of the GRU.
Earlier, the Ministry reported that the Russian Ambassador in Berlin, Sergei Nechayev was summoned Thursday to the foreign Ministry of Germany in connection with the case of the hacker attack on the Bundestag.