Cooperation between the EU and the US to build more complicated than I would like, said German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Problems seen in the areas of “climate and trade policies”, as well as the question of “the role of international organizations in the fight against the pandemic coronavirus”, RIA “Novosti”.

While Merkel said that the United States is the most important partner of the EU and the transatlantic relationship “and the Central load bearing external and security policy”. “Primordial national and European interests” to strengthen those relations, Europe and the United States independent from each other, she said.

Merkel stressed that “Europe is not neutral” and is included in the “political West.” According to Merkel, “if Europe wants to save itself and its values in this world”, the Europeans need to “take their destiny in their own hands.” However, it should “act as reliable partners of the Western community of interests and values.” As stated by the German Chancellor, “is part of the same, two sides of the same coin.”

Recall, the Federal intelligence service of Germany has denied allegations from the United States to the government of China, questioning the fact that China is hiding information about the dangers of coronavirus and let it leak from the lab.