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Expert: Russia hopes Germany to mitigate Moscow's relations with West

Europe
09.03.2018
By our dpa-correspondent and Europe Online    auf Facebook posten  Auf Twitter posten  
Moscow (dpa) - Russia hopes that Germany‘s upcoming foreign minister, Heiko Maas of the centre-left Social Democratic Party (SPD), will take up a role as mediator between Russia and the West, an expert in Russian-German relations said on Friday.

"Berlin could be the partner in the EU and NATO that tries to understand Moscow," Vladislav Belov of the state‘s Centre for German Studies at the Russian Academy of Sciences told dpa.

Relations between Russia and the West have plummeted to their lowest point since the Cold War in recent years amid the Ukraine conflict and US allegations that Russia interfered in the last US presidential election.

Maas, currently justice minister, is expected to preserve relations between Russia and Germany. "He will not try to change everything overnight," Belov said.

Maas could be critical of the human rights situation in Russia, "but experience shows that this subject does not fundamentally affect relations between Moscow and Berlin," Belov said.

Maas was officially designated Germany‘s new top diplomat by his party on Friday.

 

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