Macron may 29, will take Putin in Paris

Macron may 29, will take Putin in Paris

Moscow. May 22. INTERFAX.RU — President of France Emmanuel macron next Monday, may 29, will take the Russian leader Vladimir Putin. This was reported in the Elysee Palace.

It is noted that the meeting is scheduled in the Palace of Versailles.

According to French media reports, in Versailles, will open an exhibition dedicated to the history of the visit of Peter to France in 1717. This exhibition is organized in cooperation with the St. Petersburg Hermitage.

Previously, “Kommersant” reported with reference to sources in Paris and Moscow, that Vladimir Putin may 29, will cause an unscheduled visit to France, which will allow him to personally meet with the new President of France Emmanuel Macron. The reason for the visit will be the opening of the Versailles exhibition dedicated to Peter I, but, according to sources, the agenda of the visit it will not be limited and “will be rich”.

The exhibition in Versailles is dedicated to the 300th anniversary of the visit to France of the Russian Tsar and the establishment of bilateral diplomatic relations — it will be held in the Grand Trianon Palace and will last until the end of September.