US News: Tensions between Russia and Westerners: the German position

Tensions Russia - Westerners: strong diplomatic activity (and military)

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while other countries deliver weapons to Ukraine and deploy troops in Eastern Europe, Germany tries to play both the role of allied. NATO and bridge with Moscow. View on Euronews

Le chancelier allemand Olaf Scholz lors d'une conférence de presse à Berlin le lundi 24 janvier 2022. © Photo: Hannibal Hanschke (Copyright 2022 2022 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.) The German Chancellor Olaf Scholz at a press conference in Berlin on Monday, January 24th 2022.

One of the memorials located In the German capital pays tribute to the 80,000 Soviet soldiers who lost their lives in the Battle of Berlin at the end of the Second World War.

This monument also symbolizes Russia's relations that ended Nazism with post-war Germany. The story that binds the two countries partly explains the current position of Berlin vis-à-vis Moscow.

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"In German society, there are very deep roots to appease and try to find excuses in Russia, explains Sergej Sumlenny , expert on Eastern Europe. But also to ignore nations that Germans call the minor nations, that is, those between Germany and Russia. "

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Faced with current tensions between Russians and Westerly on the background of Ukrainian crisis, Germany refuses in particular to Arrder Ukraine and send soldiers to Eastern Europe.

"Moscow loves disagreements within NATO. Any sign of mistrust among its members is something very positive." SERGEJ Sumlenny Expert on Eastern Europe

Berlin that shares powerful economic ties with Russia has also shown its hostility as to the idea of ​​excluding Moscow from the SWIFT International Bank Exchange System founded in 1973 and within which are 300 Russian banks and institution.

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According to the different cases, companies doing business with Russia would be strongly affected.

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"Moscow loves disagreements within NATO. Any sign of mistrust between its members is something very positive", Stresses Sergej Sumlenny.

Some observers expected the new German government (including the Greens), adopts a longer line vis-à-vis Russia. For the German Council of Foreign Relations, the Government seems to be in-house agreement on the position to be adopted.

While other countries deliver weapons to Ukraine and deploy troops in Eastern Europe, Germany tries to play both NATO and bridge allied role with Moscow.

Different views: SPD politicians advise on attitude in Ukraine crisis .
If someone always says a thing is completely clear, suggesting that there may be a few uncertainties. At the invitation of SPD boss Lars Klingbeil, leading politicians of the party to the Monday afternoon have come together with confidential consultations about Ukraine crisis. "There we are completely clear," said Klingbeil in advance in the ARD morning magazine. "The escalation goes out of Russia. We are completely clear that all options are on the table.

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