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Germany could withstand Russia sanctions, says Merkel

14.03.14 @ 17:08

  1. By EUOBSERVER

German chancellor Merkel, in the context of possible economic retaliation by Russia to putative sanctions, Tuesday said that while German-Russia trade relations are worth €76bn, German-Czech trade is €60bn.“There is a dimension there, but not to such an extent that it would have an impact on Germany’s entire economic engagement."