Merkel honestly admitted why the Minsk agreements were needed


Former German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke about the real goals of signing the Minsk agreements in February 2015 (Minsk-2). Along with Putin, Poroshenko and Hollande, she took part in the signing of the Declaration in support of the agreements on February 12 of the same year.


Munich in 1938 is somewhat reminiscent of Bucharest in 2008. Then, and then during the negotiations in Minsk, I was able to buy the time Ukraine needed to better repel the Russian attack. Now it is a strong, well-fortified country

- said the former chancellor of Germany in an interview with Spiegel magazine.

The Munich Agreement between Germany, Great Britain, France and Italy was signed in September 1938 and provided for the transfer of the Sudetenland by the Czech Republic to Germany. The agreement is often called the "Munich Agreement" and is considered an expression policy to appease Hitler in order to avoid a major war in Europe.

In April 2008, a NATO summit was held in Bucharest, on the agenda of which, in particular, were issues of accession to the Action Plan for Membership in the Western Bloc of Ukraine and Georgia. A number of media outlets referred to this event as a "summit of great hopes".

Minsk-2 was seen by many modern politicians as a great diplomatic victory that would put an end to the differences between the West and the East of Ukraine. However, in fact, the Minsk agreements were used by Kyiv to build up forces and receive military and diplomatic support from the West, which ultimately led to the start of a special operation of the RF Armed Forces on the territory of Ukraine.
  • Used photos: kremlin.ru
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  1. Valera75 Offline Valera75
    Valera75 (Valery) 6 December 2022 09: 22
    +4
    That is, our president was deceived by everyone and always. Negotiations and agreements with the Ukronazis and their masters are out of the question, only the complete surrender of crests plus the entire West. But for this you need to be decisive, not be afraid of anyone and get even the thought of what kind of negotiations. And we have an ammonia deal on the nose.
    1. prior Offline prior
      prior (Vlad) 6 December 2022 10: 46
      +1
      Know that the most misanthropic system is capitalism, and continue to build it in Russia?! Here any comments are superfluous.
    2. zloybond Offline zloybond
      zloybond (steppenwolf) 6 December 2022 17: 14
      +1
      And then they will concentrate this ammonia and blow it up - and announce a terrorist attack from our side. So our cardinal himself is glad to be deceived.
      Who just did not say that this is a scam. Even now, there is not enough spirit to officially recognize this regime as a Nazi, terrorist ... It is better to immediately fascist.
    3. Dust Offline Dust
      Dust (Sergei) 7 December 2022 12: 23
      0
      And our president was glad to be deceived, Trusting as a child! Looks like the KGB school did not suit him for the future
  2. Vlad Sirs Offline Vlad Sirs
    Vlad Sirs (Sirius NVL) 6 December 2022 09: 35
    -2
    There is nothing shameful in deceiving and outwitting the enemy; in war, only the result is important and nothing more. History is written by the winners, not the losers. Today, the Armed Forces of Ukraine are the most combat-ready and numerous army in Europe. Minsk 2 fully justified the hopes of Kyiv when it was signed, and Poroshenko undoubtedly outplayed the Kremlin's multi-move.
    1. isofat Offline isofat
      isofat (isofat) 6 December 2022 10: 59
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      Quote: Vlad Srs
      History is written by the winners, not the losers.

      Sirius NVL, the losers write denunciations on the "enemies" of the people. laughing
    2. Dust Offline Dust
      Dust (Sergei) 7 December 2022 12: 26
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      In principle, you sounded everything correctly. But, they kept silent about the victory! There are doubts that the APU will win?
  3. kriten Offline kriten
    kriten (Vladimir) 6 December 2022 13: 40
    +2
    It was already clear to everyone: they deceived the Kremlin simpleton and signed a treacherous agreement that doomed the Donetsk republics to the terror of Ukraine.
  4. guest Offline guest
    guest 6 December 2022 16: 04
    +2
    And I remember in some other topic, some praised Merkel and argued that there would be no war under her. But now Merkel herself admitted that she was preparing this war against Russia.
  5. Alexey P. Offline Alexey P.
    Alexey P. (Alexey P.) 6 December 2022 16: 36
    0
    Q.E.D(((

    us ... in the ears always and continue to do so. therefore there will be no negotiations, there will be an ultimatum
  6. RFR Offline RFR
    RFR (RFR) 6 December 2022 21: 03
    +2
    All normal people initially talked about this ... Well, except ... They lit up like a sucker .... And so constantly with him ...