Putin discussed with the head of the German foreign Ministry issues in Russian-German relations


RIA Novosti

Russian President Vladimir Putin and foreign Minister of Germany, Sigmar Gabriel discussed at the meeting in the Konstantinovsky Palace in Strelna issues of Russian-German relations, the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov.

“At the end of the working day in the Konstantinovsky Palace, Putin met with Minister of foreign Affairs of Germany Gabriel, who arrived at the St. Petersburg international economic forum. Discussed the issues of bilateral Russian-German relations”, – said Peskov told reporters.

Earlier it was reported that Gabriel went to Russia to participate in St. Petersburg international economic forum. The program of the visit – meeting with the Minister of foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov, is scheduled to discuss, among other things, the situation in Ukraine and Syria.

SPIEF is held from 1 to 3 June. The events are United by the motto “In search of a new balance in the global economy”. TASS is the General information partner official host photo Agency forum. In addition, the Agency is the operator of the presentation area of the forum.