The former head of the German foreign Ministry: Russia Council, the NATO-must be revived
Possible start of a new cold war is of great concern, and resume-Russia Council NATO can significantly help in stabilizing the situation in the European Union, told the former foreign Minister of Germany Hans-Dietrich Genscher in the conversation.
According to German policies, the Council, the NATO-Russia - " a great achievement, created just for fall ". The effort to " create a common European home, says Gorbachev (former President of the USSR - approx. Ed.), needed new energy.
" now we have to deal with the crisis, and the Council is not going to. I think both sides have a reason to think " - quoted DW former head of the German Ministry of foreign Affairs.
in April the head of the NATO foreign Ministers told that because of the situation in Ukraine suspends practical and military cooperation between NATO and Russia, but retain the contacts of the Council of the Russia-NATO Council at ambassadorial level and above. Later the countries-members of NATO told that the unit does not want to abolish the Council, but the Alliance is not already considers the Russian Federation As a partner.