PARIS, may 29. /TASS/. The Kremlin believes that problems in relations between Europe and the United States should solve the EU and Washington, it is not a question of Moscow. This was stated to journalists the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov.
“This (the problems in the relations between Europe and the US) have to understand Europeans and Americans, it is not our issue,” he said, commenting on the words of German Chancellor Angela Merkel that “the Europeans should take their destiny in their own hands.”
Peskov recalled that, as part of Europe “for centuries relied on.”
Earlier, Merkel said that against the backdrop of the split in the ranks of the G7 countries, Europe must rely on itself. “Gone are the days when we could rely on others, I have experienced this in the last days, – quotes Merkel Agency DPA. And so I can just say that the Europeans should take their destiny in their own hands.”