This content is not available in your region

Scholz told Putin not to use biological, chemical weapons in Ukraine

Access to the comments Comments
By Reuters
Scholz told Putin not to use biological, chemical weapons in Ukraine
Scholz told Putin not to use biological, chemical weapons in Ukraine   -   Copyright  Thomson Reuters 2022

BERLIN – German Chancellor Olaf Scholz warned Russian President Vladimir Putin in direct talks not to use biological or chemical weapons in Ukraine, a government spokesperson said on Wednesday.

German government spokesperson Steffen Hebestreit confirmed the remarks, earlier reported by Die Zeit weekly, at a regular government news conference.