The President of France, Macron had already indicated that there should be a joint Initiative of the major industrial Nations against the corona of a crisis. A video conference is planned.
Paris (dpa) – In the fight against the Covid-19-pandemic, to advise the heads of state and government of the G7 countries, according to the President of France, Emmanuel Macron, in a video conference. This special Unlock is to take place this coming Monday, as Macron announced.
US President, Donald Trump will be the host of the video conference, such as the White house on Friday evening (local time) confirmed. In this case, should be advised about common measures in the fight against the spread of the novel Coronavirus. This includes the development of a vaccine included but also an economic response to the crisis.
The President of France, had already announced in his TV address to the Nation on Thursday evening, with his US colleagues want to talk to Trump about an extraordinary Initiative of the G7 group. Division lead in the crisis, he said. The French head of state said that he just got off the phone with Trump and the other G7 partners to arrange this video conference.
The United States currently have the presidency of the G7 club of major economic Nations. Among the seven major industrial countries, the USA, Japan, Germany, France, great Britain, Canada and Italy. Already at the beginning of the week, there had been a video conference of EU heads of state and heads of government. The British government announced that the Prime Minister and Boris Johnson had been in telephone talks with Italy’s head of government, Giuseppe Conte and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday agreed that a consultation in the circles of the G7-would be useful.
In the fight against the Virus spread to several EU had recently introduced States border controls in the Schengen area. The US had also announced – without this to be agreed with the EU – an entry stop for foreigners from Europe. Macron had turned on Thursday night in a TV address to the Frenchwomen and the French, and as of Monday school closings across the country closing announced. He called also, in the fight against the Virus to work.