The German foreign Ministry responded to the US decision to send German students

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.

"This is the letter we received. We have taken note of the announcement from the US state Department about how to stop the issuance of visas and to cancel the right of residence for students enrolled in a remote form in universities," - said the official representative the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Germany Rainer Broglie.

He added that the decision puts the U.S. "in a very difficult position" students, the foreign Ministry of Germany intend to "ability to support" fellow citizens, in particular, "to theorize this situation in the ongoing negotiations with the US administration". We are talking "about the possibilities of easing the travel restrictions," said Broglie, adding that many countries have now imposed restrictions on travel due to pandemic coronavirus. Similar restrictions imposed in EU countries, he added.