The representative of the German foreign Ministry said that shipments to Russia in the Crimea turbines of the German company Siemens, the relationship between Berlin and Moscow may deteriorate, reports «Echo of Moscow» with reference to the German media.
According to an employee of the German foreign Ministry, whose name was not called, Berlin warned Moscow about inadmissibility of violations of the sanctions, which gets delivery on the Peninsula was annexed by the equipment from Germany.
We will remind, the Russian company «Tekhnopromexport», bought from the German company Siemens four gas turbines, ostensibly for installation in Tyumen. Last week, the leadership of Siemens said that two of the four turbines was delivered to the Crimea against the will and without the knowledge of management of the company. July 12, Siemens filed a lawsuit against «Technopromexport», demanding the return of the turbine to the destination equipment – the city of Taman.
A few days later, sources of the news Agency Reuters reported that in the port of Feodosia was delivered two new gas turbines – presumably, the German company Siemens. Sources of news agencies do not have confirmation that is delivered to Feodosia do turbine produced by Siemens, however, argue that the form and size of the turbines fit the description of the German turbines.
Press Secretary of the Kremlin Dmitry Peskov has repeatedly stated that the turbines for the Crimea made in Russia.
We will remind, on 19 June, the EU Council extended for another year, until 23 June 2018, the sanctions in respect of Crimea «in connection with the illegal annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol with Russia.»
Approved by the EU, restrictions apply to citizens and companies of EU countries. In particular, under sanctions misses the import of the EU energy equipment.
The sanctions against Crimea were imposed by the EU after the annexation of the Peninsula by Russia in March 2014.
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