Putin’s visit became one of the first meetings of Macron – expert

Визит Путина не случайно стал одной из первых встреч Макрона – эксперт

At the meeting, the two leaders have said no less than words, the Director VISGRA.

The unexpected visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin in the French Versailles became one of the first summits for the newly elected French leader, Emmanuel Macron. So the Director of the Ukrainian Institute of strategies of global development and adaptations of Victor Levitsky.

In his opinion, the meeting of Him and Putin have said no less than words. So, he drew attention to a few details.

“Firstly, the invitation of Putin to France and how was the visit signals a potential softening of European rhetoric towards Russia. Second, were almost entirely ignored the problem of Crimea, which the EU and Russia is obviously a dead end. Thirdly, announcing the emergency meeting of the Normandy Quartet, not only Putin, but also Makron somehow forgotten about the Ukrainian side,” – emphasizes the painting.

In his opinion, this is a troubling sign for Ukraine. “If Macron will be able to restart the Minsk process, the challenge of reintegration ORDO, after the approved of the national security Council and the President’s decision may be critical. The impression is that Europeans are forced to look for a way out of the situation into which they have put specific policies of Donald trump,” said Levitsky.

We will remind, following the results of negotiations with Putin, macron said he was ready to impose new sanctions against Russia in case of escalation of situation in Donbas.