The leader of the Left party criticized the German President for his position on sanctions
The head of the German Left party (PL) Bernd Riexinger criticized German President Joachim gauck, because of the danger of strengthening the anti-punishment in connection with the events in Ukraine, informs German magazine Handelsblatt.
" I wish the head was more restrained, speaking on foreign policy issues. When the head of the German country on the anniversary of the outbreak of the Second world war adds oil to the fire of the European conflict, it testifies to the lack of historical sense, " said Risinger.
He drew attention to the fact that citizens in the West understand that to achieve peace, we also need alignment relations with Russia ". Statements gauck about Russia in connection with the events in Ukraine, the head of Germany expressed during his visit to Poland, Rexinger called the " blunder of the highest level ", as " reconciliation lies at the heart of Europe and at the same time, mutual accusations are an explosive mixture ".
first it was announced that the presidents of Poland and Germany Bronislaw Komorowski and Joachim gauck participated in commemorative events dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the outbreak of the Second world war. They laid wreaths at the monument, placed on the graves of the defenders of Westerplatte. In his speech, the head of Germany said that " the West will give a decisive rebuff aggression of Russia ".