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Berlin overstates how much Russian oil it's stopped importing - Die Welt

1 month ago   |   By RT

A German newspaper questions the economy minister's claim that the share of Russian oil imports dropped to 12% in April
Germany's Die Welt newspaper has cast doubt over Energy Minister Robert Habeck's claim of success in cutting back on Russian oil imports, accusing him of wild exaggerations in a report on Saturday.
In late April, the minister said Berlin had reduced its reliance on Russian crude by enough to make a full embargo “manageable.” Habeck claimed the share of Russian oil in Germany's imports had fallen to about 12% from 35% before the events in Ukraine.
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