SHAFAQNA (Shia International News Association) – Ex-Soviet President Gorbachev said on Thursday that in his trip to Germany to take part in anniversary of the fall of Berlin Wall, he will support Putin. Talking to Interfax, Gorbachev said: I believe that Putin will protect the Russian interests better than anyone else. He added: The current crisis in Ukraine has given an excuse to the USA to portray Russia as the guilty party. The American plans are different from others and they want conditions where they can intefere everwhere. 83 year old Gorbachev is dur to meet German Chancellor Merkel in Berlin.