Germany and France accuse Putin of having “destroyed” Minsk agreements
The German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbockand his French counterpart, Yves Le Drianhave accused the Russian President Vladimir Putinif there is “destroyed” the Minsk agreements with the recognition of the breakaway republics of Lugansk and Donetsk, in eastern Ukraine. “The Minsk agreement was destroyed unilaterally,” Baerbock said during a joint press conference in Berlin in which he indicated that Putin signed it but now “that paper is no longer valuable.”
baerbock has denounced that the Russian president, whose goal is “to turn back the wheel of history”, did not tell the truth in his diplomatic contacts regarding the situation in Ukraine. “What in German we call lying,” he has said. His French counterpart has also assured that Putin He has not complied with his “public and private” statements, the latter made in conversations with French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz.