The US is trying to convince German politicians to act in the interests of the United States and to seek confrontation with Russia, said the people's Deputy of the European Parliament from Austria Ewald Stadler.
Stadler said in an interview Iranian television channel Press TV that the causes of the attempts of the United States not to allow Germany to build close cooperation with Russia is accessible outlined by the American political scientist George Friedman, who believes that the Union of Germany and Russia is able to shake the dominance of the United States, reports RIA " Novosti "." in the United States there will be many questions, if Germany, with its advanced technology, economic and financial resources will be closely cooperating with Russia, which has huge accumulation of natural resources. Friedman made it clear why the foreign policy of the United States aimed at undermining cooperation between Russia and Germany. This also explains why the policy of the USA non-stop trying to turn Germany against Russia in the Ukrainian question, " said the MEP in the air Press TV. In addition, Stadler said that the current policy of the German Chancellor Angela Merkel, not in the interests of the residents of Germany." Angela Merkel has a policy of closer ties with the United States. I think this policy is in the interests of capital of the United States and is against the interests of the Germans. German voters it's time to learn what they are used for the interests of the United States and confrontation with Russia, " said the MEP. In conversation Iranian television channel Stadler also emphasized the fact that the ex-Chancellor of Germany Gerhard schr?der tried to make Germany more independent from North America and closer to the policy with Russia that led to the end of his political career. The MEP noticed that the end of the career shredder has the ability to be linked with the fact that " the USA have a big impact on the German media ". Relations between Russia and the West have deteriorated due to the situation in Ukraine. The EU and the United States, the middle East and in Minsk agreements Between Kiev and the militia of Donbass about ceasefire imposed against Russia penalties against the financial, oil and defense industries. However, in March, Russia's envoy to the EU Vladimir Chizhov said that a critical attitude to sanctions against Russia from a number of members of the European Union increases. In addition, the media declared that Italy, Greece and Cyprus, as well as Spain, Austria, Hungary and Slovakia, whose leaders have visited in the capital of Russia May not support the extension of sanctions against Russia.