Le Pen called Russian great European nation


RIA Novosti

The candidate in presidents of France, the leader of the party “national front” marine Le Pen said that the desire to cooperate with Russia is a normal phenomenon.

“The Russians are a great European nation in the East of the continent. Since Peter the Great they have always expressed a desire to participate in the community of European Nations. Therefore, the desire to cooperate with them — something normal,” she said.

The presidential candidate of France also stated the need to improve relations with Russia so that Europe “could look in a more peaceful future”.

“France is at the opposite end of the continent. With Russia, we have no historical disputes. Thus, we must establish a relationship with her so that all the peoples of Europe could work together, to look peaceful and prosperous future”, — concluded Le Pen.