Germany's vice-chancellor backs 'federalization' in Ukraine (18)

Azeri-Press agency 2014.08.23 23:20
Baku-APA. Germany's vice chancellor has spoken out for a "federalization" of Ukraine once fighting between Ukrainian and Russian separatist forces in the eastern part of the country has ended, APA reports quoting Reuters. Chancellor Angela Merkel said, however, that Sigmar Gabriel meant decentralisation. His comments raised eyebrows because of his use of the word federalization, which is a sensitive term in Ukraine.
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