German Cabinet confirms plans for Moscow-Berlin talks,

The German Cabinet confirmed Chancellor Olaf Scholz’s advisor Jens Ploetner’s plans to hold negotiations with Russian Deputy Administration head Dmitry Kozak, Cabinet spokesman Wolfgang Buechner said Wednesday.

”There is a number of talks ahead. The first is planned between the US and Russia in Geneva,” he said, adding that the Russia-NATO Council may convene on January 12. ”Besides, bilateral negotiations between Russia and Germany have already been agreed upon – between the Chancellor’s foreign policy advisor Ploetner and Russia’s chief negotiator on Ukraine Kozak,” he said. Läs artikel