Parties in Germany disagreed on Russia when creating a coalition

The SPDG and the Greens argued over the issue of Russia when creating a coalition in Germany

Social Democrats (SPDG Greens) and “Disagreed on Russia when creating a coalition in Germany, writes Spiegel with reference to the negotiators.

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In addition, the document contains criticism of the Russian authorities. The parties of a possible future coalition want Moscow to ensure that Russian civil society has “unhindered contact with German partners.” Earlier, Berlin decided to temporarily postpone the implementation of the Nord Stream 2 project. The participants in the coalition talks did not want to discuss the “delicate topic”.