Hamburg G20 summit started

Hamburg G20 summit started

Moscow. July 7. INTERFAX.RU — IN Hamburg kicked off the summit of “big twenty”, which was attended by the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin.

The Russian leader arrived in Hamburg at night, with morning Putin has taken part in the informal meeting of BRICS leaders. It is a traditional and regular format on the “margins” of the G20.

The summit started with an official welcoming ceremony by German Chancellor Angela Merkel heads of delegation of States parties to the “group of twenty”.

“Twenty” is the exhibition center Hamburg Messe, which earned him worldwide fame convenient place for holding international congresses and fairs. “Messe” is situated in the heart of Hamburg and possesses modern infrastructure.

In the last few days in Hamburg, there are constant clashes between police and anti-globalists. According to police, suffered as a result of already 111 employees of law enforcement bodies. The streets displayed the armoured personnel carriers and water cannons.

Friday’s scheduled two working meetings of the summit, and in the evening Putin will attend a gala concert and reception.

As reported in the Kremlin, the President’s intensive program in Hamburg. In addition to participating in the activities of the summit, Putin will be many bilateral meetings, both full-length and up. Friday is scheduled to meet Russian leader with U.S. President Donald trump, the President of South Korea, Mu zhe and Another Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe.