the Press service of the Russian Embassy in Berlin announced the message, which assesses the story of the German TV channel MDR about the “occupying” Soviet forces in East Germany.

the Russian diplomatic mission statement of the TV channel MDR called unfair and divorced from reality.

“Many citizens of the GDR regarded the Soviet people as friends… And Soviet contingent was the successor of the red Army that liberated Germany and Europe from Nazism… For residents of Eastern Federal lands friendship with Russia today is not a forgotten concept, as evidenced by numerous society and personal contacts”, – stated in the message.

Read the details in the material MK: the German TV channel said that the people of the GDR regarded the Soviet military “invaders”