The head of the German Navy is stepping down over controversial comments favorable to Russian President Vladimir Putin.
“I have asked Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht to relieve me from my duties with immediate effect,” Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schoenbach said in a statement, according to Reuters. “The minister has accepted my request.”
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