Putin and Merkel Tango in Moscow: Gazprom Stirs Up Old Ghosts, But Deals Are Signed

Last week, the German Parliament passed a resolution that asked Chancellor Merkel to needle Russian President Putin about the resurgence of repressive, antidemocratic tendencies in Russia. It did not go unnoticed at the Kremlin. And it paved the way, so to speak, for her trip to Moscow on Friday—to re-cement their “strategic partnership.”

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3 comments on “Putin and Merkel Tango in Moscow: Gazprom Stirs Up Old Ghosts, But Deals Are Signed
  1. Gregers Werle says:

    Wolf… you’re a retard.

  2. ciaoant1 says:

    Here is another gem from that meeting – Russia and Germany coming together – and the euro has a lot of support outside the West: http://www.smartmoney.com/news/on/?story=ON-20121116-000414&cid=1259

    Russia has no doubts with regard to the resilience of the European economy, Russian President Vladimir Putin said. “Otherwise we would not hold 40% of our foreign reserves in the euro,” he said…

    Also in the news today:

    Foreign Buying of U.S. Assets Plunges on Europe Optimism http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-16/international-buying-of-u-s-assets-plunges-on-europe-optimism.html

    Food for thought…

  3. Vonda Bra says:

    @ Gregers Werle | November 17, 2012 at 8:27 pm |
    :D

    “RE-cement” their “strategic partnership.” ?
    of course, there´s no indication for a “re-” ;-)

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