“I do not want to offend anyone, but that said MS Merkel, is dictated by such a long time, napivshiysya offense, I assure you, why would she then not answered, but that sovereignty is limited”, – quoted Putin “gazety”.
Apparently, he was referring to the statement by Merkel, made after a meeting of the G7 in Brussels. She said, “the Days when we could completely rely on others gone. I realized over the past few days.” The Chancellor did not specify who those others were, however, the media made a clear conclusion that it was about the US and Donald trump.
The same opinion is shared by Putin: “Nothing, except that authorize. Who authorizes the authorities, well, there, far away.“