What would happen if Putin were to succeed? The consequences for us would be much more costly – in every respect – than our assistance for Ukraine. This is one reason why I today signed an agreement with Volodymyr Zelensky in which we commit to providing long-term support. Chancellor Scholz in the new episode of Kanzler kompakt.
Government statement on the budget situation
“We will not leave anyone to fend for themselves”
Federal Chancellor Scholz pledged that the state would keep its promises made to the citizens. “We will not leave anyone to fend for themselves when it comes to the various severe challenges we are currently faced with,” said Scholz in his government statement in the Bundestag. He also announced that the efforts to modernise Germany would continue.