The 80-paper document, which is in the final stage of preparation, will include Moscow in the list of factors posing threat to Berlin, among international terrorism, hacker attacks, migration crisis and climate change.
"If the information about the new version of the [German] White Paper is correct, this causes both concern and regret. It causes regret because — if this is true — it shows a clear lack of understanding of the essence of Russia's stance, which is well known, which is consistent and not aimed at confrontation, but rather at creating an atmosphere of interaction and mutually beneficial cooperation on the European continent," Peskov told reporters.
Russia has denied the allegations and introduced a one-year food embargo in August 2014 on products originating in states that imposed sanctions against it. The ban has since been extended a few times