Ukraine’s Finance Minister, Sergii Marchenko, joined the meeting upon invitation by Finance Minister Christian Lindner. The G7 is unified in continuing to stand side-by-side with Ukraine.
At the Bundestag’s special session addressing Russia’s attack on Ukraine in violation of international law, Finance Minister Christian Lindner announced massive investments in Germany’s armed forces. A special fund worth €100 billion will be established for this purpose. In addition, the government plans to spend billions of euros to build up gas and coal reserves. It will also place an even …
eurogroup Christian Lindner on the war in Ukraine
Prior to the meetings of the Eurogroup and ECOFIN, Finance Minister Christian Lindner and France’s Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire gave a joint statement to the press. EU leaders have already imposed tough sanctions on the Russian economy. EU finance ministers are now discussing how best to protect people and the economy in the EU.
Federal Minister of Finance Christian Lindner comments on a joint statement adopted by the seven leading advanced economies addressing the situation in Ukraine. The statement was published under the auspices of Germany’s G7 presidency.