Horst Seehofer, the leader of Germany’s southern state of Bavaria, is not afraid of angering the chancellor. Earlier this month, he sparked indignation when he visited Vladimir Putin. Now he says Germany is experiencing the ‘rule of injustice.’
Egypt and Russia have signed a contract to build Egypt's first nuclear power plant during a visit by Russian President Vladimir Putin. The Russian leader also voiced a willingness to resume direct flights to Egypt.
Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel is set to visit Moscow in May, according to Russian President Vladimir Putin. While meeting Bavarian premier Horst Seehofer, Putin asked him to pass on his "very best wishes" to Merkel.
The CSU's adjunct foreign policy is legendary. Now, Horst Seehofer is flying to Moscow. It is a politically juicy and controversial visit by the Bavarian in a period of upheaval in German-Russian relations.
One of Chancellor Angela Merkel's coalition partners - and staunchest critics - has ended talks with Vladimir Putin in Moscow. Horst Seehofer has said Germany and Russia must work together to rebuild trust.
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