Moscow is satisfied with the G20

Wednesday, 31 August, 2016 - 15:15

Moscow absolutely satisfied with the G20 format, which fully reflects the balance of power and gives Russia the maximum opportunities for realizing the countries potential, said the president's press secretary Dmitry Peskov.

"As for the G8 'perspective, the most important thing here, perhaps, is Moscow, is satisfied with the "twenty". It reflects the balance of power and allows Russia to fully disclose potential in this format ", - Peskov stated in response to a request by journalists to comment on the statement of the German Foreign Ministry on Russia's prospects of return to the" eight ".

Earlier, Frank-Walter Steinmeier said that Moscow may return to the G8 in the case of progress on the topic of Syria and the Donbas.