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externalBaerbock: Germany paid for Russian gas with its "security and independence"

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August 28, 2022 5:28 pmby The Kyiv Independent news desk
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German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock told the German newspaper Bild that Germany had to "put an end to the self-deception that we ever received cheap gas from Russia." "Ukrainians paid for it thousands of times with their lives," she said. Baerbock also called gas pipelines "weapons in a hybrid war," accusing Russian dictator Vladimir Putin of stopping the gas flow and being responsible for Russia's war. 

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