President Francois Holland is party friday at 08h00 for the United States or it must participate until Saturday at the G8 at Camp David, and then sunday and monday at the NATO summit in Chicago, it was learned from the Elysee. The head of State must first meet with us president Barack Obama [Unlink]
, who has wished to make his knowledge the time of an interview at the White House Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister of Defense, will join the presidential delegation to Chicago, for the NATO summit. The White House has indicated Thursday that Mrs. Trierweiler was invited to all events organized by the wife of the president of the united states Michelle Obama [Unlink]
in the margin of the summits of the G8 and NATO, and that the fact that she is not married to the French president was not a problem of protocol. JCE will be the first time that Mr. Holland met with Mr. Obama. The two leaders are scheduled to meet with difficult cases, as well in the framework of the G8 (debt crisis) that the NATO summit (Afghanistan, Iran or Syria). From the perspective of the G8 Summit, Mr. Holland met Thursday with several European leaders, in a videoconference during which they found "a broad convergence of views". Participated in the videoconference, in addition to the head of the State, the German Chancellor Angela Merkel [Unlink]
, the British Prime Minister David Cameron [Unlink]
, the president of the Council Italian Mario Monti, the president of the European Council, Herman Van Rompuy [Unlink]
, and the president of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso. The G8, which meets each year in the country which the chaired, includes the United States, Canada, France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, Japan and Russia. NATO currently has twenty-eight member countries.