Kosachev: understanding between Russia and Germany depends more than bilateral relations

The Chairman of the Committee of the Federation Council international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev

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MOSCOW, August 19. /TASS/. The head of the Federation Council Committee on international Affairs Konstantin Kosachev said the Russian-German dialogue is not less important in international relations than Russia’s contacts with the United States, and, in General, positively characterized the last Saturday negotiations of Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

“Held yesterday in Berlin, the Russian-German negotiations undoubtedly are a global event, not a routine meeting of two national leaders Attention, not less than to the recent Russian-American summit,” Kosachev wrote on his page in Facebook on Sunday.