Merkel called Russia's war in Ukraine "barbaric"

Ukrainian News
Muarrir
02 June 2022, 15:58
Muarrir
02 June 2022, 15:58

Former German Chancellor Angela Merkel has spoken out in support of Ukraine for the first time in a long time. She stated this on June 1 in her speech at the farewell ceremony with the President of the Confederation of Trade Unions of Germany, writes the German newspaper "Zeit Online".

Merkel said she would not give advice to the authorities but would support the German government's efforts "to end this barbaric war".

"I express my solidarity with Ukraine", the former chancellor said.