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Schroeder celebrates his birthday with Putin

29.04.14 @ 09:14

  1. By EUOBSERVER

A Russian photographer Monday spotted ex-German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder hugging and smiling at Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow, just as EU diplomats agreed 15 more names for its travel ban list, Die Welt reports. Schroeder's 70th birthday was being celebrated by Nord Stream, a Gazprom affiliate he helped create.