Scholz pushes Putin on a call to diplomatic solution in the Ukraine War
in his first phone call with Russia's President Vladimir Putin since mid-September, Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD) has pushed for the quickest possible diplomatic solution in the Ukraine War. Scholz said Putin said that the withdrawal of the Russian troops, said government spokesman Steffen Hebestreit on Friday in Berlin on the approximately one -hour phone call. According to Moscow, the Kremlin boss, on the other hand, denounced the support of the West for Kyiv as "destructive".
The Russian President crossed the bridge aboard a Mercedes in the region annexed in 2014 while Ukrainian forces want to take up this the peninsula. © supplied by Bang Showbiz
Vladimir Putin was seen driving on the Crimea deck having been damaged after a Ukrainian attack.
The Russian President crossed the bridge aboard a Mercedes in the region annexed in 2014 when Ukrainian forces want to take over the peninsula.
However, the choice of a German car was mocked by the Russians.
A person said with sarcasm: "A Mercedes - Si Patriotique, Putin".
Another person commented: "Why does he not drive a Lada or a Volga?"
The bridge was targeted on October 8 by a bomb attack, probably fomented by Ukrainian intelligence, and Russia responded by bombing Ukraine for days.
The left side of the structure has been damaged and additional repairs will have to be carried out according to the Russian President.
Putin breaks with tradition - secret service sees "concern" about mood in Russia .
Putin breaks with tradition - secret service sees "concern" about mood in Russia Putin's annual press conference has a tradition. But in the middle of the Ukraine War, Russia's president waived this. Secret serviceers suspect that he has certain fears. Moscow - For the first time in ten years, Russia's President Vladimir Putin does not invite the international media to the traditional annual press conference.