Merkel missed out on the first day of the G20 summit

Merkel missed out on the first day of the G20 summit

The Chancellor of Germany will miss the first day of the G20 summit. Angela Merkel will arrive in Buenos Aires late due to problems with the plane on which she flew to Argentina, the newspaper “Kommersant”.


Earlier in mass media appeared information that the ship of the Chancellor was forced to return to Berlin airport due to technical problems.

According to the German newspaper Die Welt, the German delegation will have to wait for the next plane until morning.

Merkel admitted during a forced landing of her plane, she did not immediately realize what happened. According to her, the first thought was that something happened in Germany.

According to the newspaper, German Chancellor does not doubt the professionalism of the captain and crew of the government jet. According to her, the case can’t talk about the unreliability of the government of the liners.

Because of the incident with the plane Merkel is forced to cancel the meeting with the President of Argentina Mauricio Macri, which was to be held on the sidelines of the summit.

The G20 summit will be held from 30 November to 1 December. The German Chancellor is also scheduled to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin, U.S. President Donald trump, Chairman of China XI Jinping, Prime Minister of India Narendra modi and Prime Minister of Australia Scott Morrison.

Earlier it was reported that Donald trump has canceled a meeting with Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires. About this American leader said in his Twitter.

The decision of the leader of the United States took after he read the report on recent developments in the Black sea. According to him, all determined the fact that the detained ships and sailors have returned to Ukraine.