Berlin Says Russia's Disconnection From Swift Will Have Strong Impact on German Economy
"As I understand it, among others, France, Italy expressed their objections. There are two points here. First, this sanctions package is very well prepared, it should enter into force quickly. The disconnection from SWIFT would need to be carefully prepared, it would have a significant impact on transactions in Germany, for German companies, for business with Russia, and also for paying for gas supplies", Hebestreit told reporters.