Russia - Q&A from the press briefing (23 July 2020)


Q: Can you tell us when and where the meeting of French and Russian foreign ministers (as well as their defense ministry colleagues) in the 2+2 format will take place?

A: On July 16, the political directors of the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs and the Ministry for the Armed Forces hosted their Russian counterparts in Paris for consultations on strategic stability and regional crises ahead of the upcoming meeting in Paris of the Cooperation Council on Security Issues (CCQS) bringing together the French and Russian foreign ministers and defense ministers.

The CCQS meeting will be announced in due time.