Germany ex-chancellor's insult of Ukrainian envoy "despicable" – deputy foreign minister Schroeder's comment is a warning to other Russia supporters in Europe: don't get involved with Russian money.
16:20, 27 May 2020
Schroeder says U.S. pressure on Denmark main reason for Nord Stream 2 delay – Reuters The project's opponents fear it will increase the EU's reliance on Russian gas.
15:00, 07 June 2019
Third party activity aimed at promoting Kremlin's "agenda" must be discouraged - Klimkin The minister said that it is necessary to capture actions of those who use their influence to advocate Moscow's plans.
13:40, 21 March 2018
Klimkin explains position on Putin lobbyist Schroeder Germany sees no reason to sanction the country's former Chancellor, now top executive at Gazprom's Nord Stream-2 project.
09:00, 20 March 2018
Klimkin urges EU to impose sanctions against Schroeder as Putin's lobbyist One of Schroeder's last acts before being turned out of office in 2005 was authorizing Nord Stream.
12:00, 19 March 2018
Putin is setting an elephant trap for Merkel - The Times <p>Former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder has based his political and business career on bonding with people he sees as fellow alpha males. The most enduring of the former German chancellor’s buddies is Russian President Vladimir Putin, according to The Times.</p>
23:50, 13 September 2017
Nord Stream promoted by KGB, Stasi’s former agents - journalist <p>Backstage gambits done by ex- KGB and Stasi agents and connections between politics and big business – according to investigative journalist Jens Hovsgaard, this is what circumstances around construction of Nord Stream looked like, Poalnd’s Biznes Alert reports.</p>
09:20, 08 September 2017
Germany's Schroeder Dismisses Criticism Over Accepting Rosneft Post <p>Former German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder, under fire in Germany for accepting Russia's nomination to join the board of its Rosneft oil giant, has dismissed the criticism as politically motivated, RFE/RL reports.</p>
19:40, 19 August 2017