Berlin filed a protest at Russia's refusal of entry to the Bundestag Deputy from the party of the Christian Democrats led by Chancellor Angela Merkel.
The German government handed over to the Russian Ambassador in Berlin a protest note to the German Ambassador in the capital of Russia made a demarche to the Russian Foreign Ministry. The German foreign Ministry called unacceptable the decision of the Russian capital taken on the background of its tensions with the West over Ukraine, Reuters reports.
"Germany expects that the denial of his entry will be cancelled ", - told in German depodesta. Before the first day of the week it was declared that the Bundestag Karl-Georg Wellman, an expert on foreign policy problems of the CDU party, was not allowed in the Russian Federation. The parliamentarian Karl-Georg Wellmann, head of the German-Ukrainian parliamentary group, before this year called the Russian Federation "warmonger" for its support of separatists in Eastern Ukraine. He was called to toughen the punishment is relatively capital of Russia. In the explanation of German printed illustrated edition Focus the MP said He spent Sunday night in the transit area of the Moscow airport, and on the first day of the week returned to Germany. Wellman said that although he has a diplomatic passport for entry into the Russian Federation, the airport authorities said to him about the ban on entry to 2019. The MP said that he was going to meet in Moscow, Konstantin Kosachev, Chairman of the Department on international Affairs of the upper house of the Russian Parliament and an economic adviser to President Vladimir Putin, Sergei Glazyev.