GERMANY SCHROEDER – Ex-chancellor, Putin ally Schroeder sues parliament over lost allowance

Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now.

Berlin, Aug 12 (EFE) – Former German chancellor Gerhard Schroeder is suing the Bundestag, the country’s federal parliament, after the public allowance for his office was withdrawn amid the avalanche of criticism he is facing over his ties with Russian president Vladimir Putin.