Pressure from Moscow Chill Settles over German-Russian Relations

Germany has fallen out of favor with the Kremlin, which has ramped up pressure on German institutions in Russia. But while Chancellor Angela Merkel disapproves of President Vladimir Putin's authoritarian presidency, she has no desire to burn bridges with the country.
Putin visited Merkel in Germany last week, and things between the leaders were reportedly tense.

Putin visited Merkel in Germany last week, and things between the leaders were reportedly tense.

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