Closing News Conference on EU-Russia Summit

French President Nicolas Sarkozy, Russian President Dmitry Mededvev, and EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso held a news conference… read more

French President Nicolas Sarkozy, Russian President Dmitry Mededvev, and EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso held a news conference at the close of the European Union-Russia summit held in Nice, France. President Sarkozy said that President Mededvev had agreed to his proposal to hold talks on European security before deploying Russian missiles. Other topics included the Russia-Georgia conflict and the meeting in Washington, D.C., on financial markets which all three leaders would be attending over the coming weekend. 

Coverage was provided by the European Broadcasters Union.

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Closing News Conference on EU-Russia Summit

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Program ID:
282420-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Nice, France
First Aired:
Nov 14, 2008
Last Aired:
Nov 15, 2008

Airing Details

  • Nov 14, 2008 | 10:04am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 14, 2008 | 5:19pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 14, 2008 | 10:19pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 15, 2008 | 3:09am EST | C-SPAN 2