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.
Translated into English from French and Russian. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Nicolas Sarkozy President European Union Council
European Union-Russia Summit Closing News Conference
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso, and European Council President…
Response to Global Financial Crisis
British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, French President Nicolas Sarkozy, and EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso…
Global Financial Situation
French President Nicolas Sarkozy spoke to the European Parliament about the global financial situation. Measures…
President Bush and President Sarkozy Joint Press Conference
President Bush and European leaders spoke to reporters at Camp David about their meetings and efforts to address global…