Putin: Helmut Kohl will be remembered as a supporter of friendly relations of Germany and Russia

Former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl and Russian President Vladimir Putin, 2005

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MOSCOW, June 16. /TASS/. Russian President Vladimir Putin sent condolences to President of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier and Chancellor Angela Merkel in connection with the death of former German Chancellor Helmut Kohl. About it reports a press-service of the Kremlin.