Sarkozy-Merkel meeting postponed: FM

08:20, June 08, 2010      

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The scheduled meeting between French President Nicolas Sarkozy and German Chancellor Angela Merkel was postponed, the French Foreign Ministry confirmed on Monday.

The meeting, which was scheduled on Monday night in Berlin, has been delayed to June 14, the deputy spokesman of the ministry Romain Nadal told Xinhua.

According to French media, the postpone of the meeting was under the demand of Germany, which cited "a problem of the agenda. "

The two leaders were expected to prepare together for the upcoming European Council on June 17, which contains the important agenda of adopting the European Growth Strategy, and for the G20 and G8 Summits in the end of the month in Toronto, Canada.

Source: Xinhua

(Editor:张茜)

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