German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said today, Monday, that the European Union is ready for dialogue with Russia, adding that it is time for Russia to return to dialogue.
Maas told reporters after his arrival in Brussels to participate in the session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the European Union: “We will also talk about Russia and above all, after representatives of the European Union were subjected to sanctions from Moscow and the” list of non-friendly countries “was announced.
He added, “It is important now that the European Union not go out of its way and support human rights, including in Russia, and continue its work in a coherent manner. We are ready for dialogue. It is time for Moscow to return to dialogue.”