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Zelensky expects support of Merkel in fight against Russian aggression

Nord Stream 2 may inflict harm to the energy security of Ukraine and Europe
16:33, 18 June 2019

Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel and President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky
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President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky hopes for the support of Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel as Bild reported.

Zelensky has noted that he expects from Merkel the support in the fight against the Russian aggression and restoration of the territorial integrity and sovereignty of the state.

“Chancellor Merkel is a strong personality; she has indisputable authority and extensive experience. The Ukrainians hope that Angela Merel, who has powerful European and global influence, will help my state to counteract the challenges, which we face,” Volodymyr Zelensky said.

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He also added that Ukraine needs aid in the structure reforming and energy sector as Nord Stream 2 may harm the energy security of Ukraine and Europe.

As we reported, Volodymyr Zelensky and Chancellor of Germany Angela Merkel will meet on June 18 in Berlin.

Earlier Germany insisted on the continuation of gas transit through Ukraine. It was noted that Berlin supports trilateral talks on the continuation of transit between the EU, Ukraine, and Russia. Germany is not going to speculate in case of “another scenario”.

 

 

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