Sigmar Gabriel



World news:Gabriel goes to Washington at the invitation of colleagues Tillerson.

The Minister of foreign Affairs of Germany, Sigmar Gabriel, is visiting Washington at the invitation of American colleagues Rex Tillerson to discuss topical issues.

On Monday said the representative of the German foreign Ministry.

“The Minister today will go to Washington. U.S. Secretary of state Tillerson recently proposed to hold a personal meeting with Gabriel,” – said the representative of the diplomatic Department.

According to him, topics of discussion will be the first “hot issues” facing international agenda and crisis, including North Korea, Afghanistan, Qatar, the nuclear deal with Iran, U.S. sanctions against Russia. Diplomats will focus on the issues of climate and energy, as well as (with Henry Kissinger) – the disarmament .

Foreign Ministry spokesman noted that the special reason for the invitation was not just during one of the telephone conversations of two Ministers decided that “it would be good to interview in person and have an open conversation, to exchange views on opportunities in the most open atmosphere”.

In Europe, Gabriel will be back on Wednesday and will travel to Paris, where he will participate in the meeting of the French government.