18:14 [Tass] (E)
German Federal Foreign Office invited Russian Ambassador Sergey Nechayev for a conversation regarding the 2015 hacker attack on the Bundestag, which Germany attributes to Russia, and which Moscow denied repeatedly, the Foreign Office announced Thursday.
"State Secretary of the Federal Foreign Office Miguel Berger invited Sergey J. Nechajev, the Ambassador of the Russian Federation, to the Federal Foreign Office for talks today. On behalf of the Federal Government, Mr Berger condemned the hacker attack on the German Bundestag in the strongest possible terms," the message reads....Russia repeatedly denied any involvement in the hacker attacks. No German agency has ever provided any proof for the media allegations of the cyber criminals’ ties with Moscow.
12:26 [RT] (E)
As Germans burst onto the streets to insist on leaving their coronavirus lockdown, it’s clear that patience with Angela Merkel has worn paper thin, and though her health might survive the pandemic, her chancellorship may not.