Russia is interested by the invitation of the American President Donald trump on the G7 summit. About Moscow, said the Deputy Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Ryabkov, RIA Novosti reported.
According to Deputy foreign Minister, Russia is considering the proposal of the leader of the United States. While Ryabkov said the extinction of the “sevens” format, which had previously set the tone for the solution of many international problems. “”Seven” is no longer what it was before,” said the diplomat, adding that its role is changing in the process of formation of multipolarity.
It is noted that Moscow considers a higher priority for other formats, including the “Big twenty” and BRICS.
Donald trump in late may announced the decision to postpone the summit for the fall and to invite several third-party States. In addition to Russia, it was about Australia, South Korea and India. The American President explained that, in his opinion, the G7 is not sufficiently representative of what is happening in the world, and is an “old group” of countries. Against this decision made by the European Union, Canada and France.
Russia until 2014 was part of the “Big eight”, but was eliminated from her other band members after the annexation of Crimea. The continued existence in the format of G7.
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