(updated: 04:35 08/08/2018)
MOSCOW, August 13 (Itar-Tass) – RIA Novosti. The United States fears the unification of Russian resources and German technologies, said the leader of the Left Party, Bundestag deputy Sarah Wagenkneht, in an interview with Frankfurter Allgemeine.
"The US pursues its own interests, and with the advent of Trump they resorted to aggressive methods, their interests contradict the European ones on the most important issues – not only economic ones." By their wars for resources, the United States destabilized the Middle East and continues to do so in Iran. it is primarily Europe.We should not obey a policy that is contrary to our interests, "the MP said.
According to the politician, bad relations with Russia are contrary to the interests of the European Union, which, on the contrary, should develop fruitful relations with Moscow.
"The United States has always been afraid of uniting Russian resources and German technology – and they are doing the right thing," Wagenkneht concluded.
Relations between Moscow and Europe deteriorated after a coup in Ukraine and subsequent events, including the reunification of Crimea with Russia after the referendum. Western states accused Russia of interfering in the affairs of Ukraine, imposed sanctions. Moscow took retaliatory measures, repeatedly rejected accusations and stated that it was counterproductive to talk with it in the language of sanctions.