Angela Merkel is losing her grip on power as Putin infiltrates EU
Mr Fillon said: “Is it intelligent, with a sanctions policy that has done absolutely nothing but ruin French farmers, to push Russia both into diplomatic mistakes and at the same time toward Asia?
“I think this policy has failed.”
Angela Merkel is losing popularity in Germany and abroad
It also coincides with Donald Trump’s inauguration as American President and the right-wing critic of Merkel is likely to be a frequent topic of conversation.