The President of France Emmanuel macron said that its dialogue with Russia will be demanding. About it as transfers RIA Novosti, the French leader said at a press conference on the results of the G7 summit in Taormina on Sicily.
“I will be demanding a dialogue with Russia. But it will be dialogue,” he said.
On Monday, the President of France for the first time as will meet with Russian leader Vladimir Putin. According to Macron, they will discuss issues of cooperation on Syria, which will adopt a position to create long-term political solution.
According to him, all members of the G7 acknowledged the role of Russia, Iran and Turkey in resolving the Syrian crisis. “On this subject it is necessary to build a political decision, while fighting in the coalition against all terrorist organizations,” he said.
“Many international problems cannot be resolved without Russia”, — quotes the French leader TASS. He stressed that “dialogue with Russia is necessary.”
Vladimir Putin will arrive in the French capital on Monday, may 29, at the opening of the exhibition at Versailles devoted to the 300th anniversary of the visit of the Russian Emperor Peter I in France, which marked the beginning of diplomatic relations between the countries.
Earlier, on may 18, the leaders spent the first after the victory of the Macron in the elections, a phone conversation in which he expressed willingness to develop friendly Russian-French relations in politics and Economics.