Merkel's ‘confession' may be grounds for tribunal - Moscow

Posted On: Feb 1, 2023   |   Posted By: RT

Merkel's ‘confession' may be grounds for tribunal - Moscow

The former chancellor gave evidence that the West had orchestrated hostilities in Ukraine, the Russian Foreign Ministry says
A confession by former German chancellor Angela Merkel regarding the true nature of the Minsk agreements - a roadmap for peace in Ukraine that was brokered by Berlin - could be used as evidence in a tribunal involving Western politicians responsible for provoking the ongoing conflict between Moscow and Kiev, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova has said.
The former German leader admitted in an interview with Die Zeit on Wednesday that the actual purpose of the Minsk agreements was to give Ukraine time to prepare for a military confrontation with Russia.
“They talk a lot about legal assessments of what is happening around Ukraine, certain tribunals and so on in all sorts of ways,” Zakharova said during a media briefing on Thursday. “But this is a specific reason for a tribunal.”
She claimed that Merkel's comments were nothing short of the testimony of a person who had...

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