Today meeting of the presidents of France and Russia will take place in Paris. At the beginning of his tenure newly-elected President of France Emmanuel Macron announced that he respects Putin and at his invitation the meeting will take place in Paris.
During these days an exhibition dedicated to Russian Tsar Peter the Great will be opened in Paris, and Putin will take part in the opening ceremony. Exclusive exhibits have been taken from Hermitage to Paris, which will be exhibited until September.
“I am ready for a dialogue with my Russian counterpart,” said Macron.
At the meeting with Putin he is intended to discuss urgent international issues.