In her last speech before the Federal Parliament, the Chancellor of Germany, Angela Merkel, stated this Thursday that “the European Union must seek direct contact with Russia and the Russian president”, while developing unified mechanisms to respond to the Moscow politics.
“It is not enough for the president of the United States to speak with the Russian president. I welcome it with great satisfaction, but the EU must also create forums for dialogue,” he added. quoted by Reuters.
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