German Chancellor Angela Merkel held a bilateral meeting with US President Donald trump on the sidelines of the G7 summit in Italy, during which they discussed the situation in Ukraine, reports “UKRINFORM”.
“We again discussed the topic of Ukraine, the Minsk process, and how we can work together to work well. I think we have developed good cooperation”, – said Merkel reporters on the first day of the summit.
In General, the German Chancellor has described the atmosphere of the first day of the summit “constructive and honest”. In particular, she stressed the importance of adopting the statements on measures against terrorism, as well as the unity of the participants of the summit in the issue of the conflicts in Syria and Libya.
May 26, Taormina, bring together the leaders of the countries “Big seven” to discuss the fight against terrorism, the withdrawal of Britain from the EU and the immigration crisis. The summit will be attended by German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau, the President of the United States Donald trump, the leader of France Emmanuel macron, Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe, head of the British government, Theresa may and Prime Minister of Italy Paolo Gentiloni.