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The wife of former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder So-Young Schroeder-Kim said that the politician arrived in Moscow for talks on energy policy, writes Der Tagesspiegel.
This is the second visit of the ex-Chancellor of Germany to the Russian Federation since the start of the special military operation in Ukraine. Earlier, the politician himself said that he had come to Moscow on vacation. “He is not on vacation, he will be negotiating energy policy in Moscow,” his wife shared the details.
It is known that not far from the hotel where Schroeder is staying, the headquarters of one of the Russian oil companies is located. companies. When this was pointed out by representatives of the media, the politician replied: “Really? Oh yes, you're right.”
Schroeder, who served from 1998 to 2005, also spoke out about the situation in Ukraine. The politician called for the continuation of the dialogue with Moscow and did not rule out a conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin. The former German chancellor pointed out that the Ukrainian crisis should be resolved through diplomacy.