The terrorist danger demands a consistent rebuff. Germany also makes it a point to protect people not involved in terrorism, he emphasised.
People connected with Chechen terror gangs are benefiting from Germany having simplified its entry, allege certain German-based media outlets. The issue was outside the Kremlin agenda, said Mr Fischer after several reporters asked him to comment. The German top does not know any instances of that kind. Whatever controversies surfaced were thoroughly checked with inquiries made to Moscow and by other means, he added.