- Title: Macron and Putin visit exhibition to Russian Tsar Peter the Great
- Date: 29th May 2017
- Summary: VERSAILLES, FRANCE (MAY 29, 2017) (RUSSIAN POOL) ****WARNING CONTAINS FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY*** VARIOUS OF FRENCH PRESIDENT EMANUEL MACRON AND RUSSIAN PRESIDENT VLADIMIR PUTIN AT EXHIBITION PORTRAIT OF RUSSIAN TSAR PETER THE GREAT MACRON AND PUTIN AT EXHIBITION PAINTING MACRON AND PUTIN WALKING AT EXHIBITION HISTORIC COSTUME MACRON AND PUTIN LISTENING ITEMS ON DISPLAY MACRON AND PUTIN LISTENING ITEMS ON DISPLAY MACRON AND PUTIN TALKING SEEN THROUGH GLASS PAINTING ON WALL MACRON / PUTIN PRESIDENTS WALKING THROUGH EXHIBITION HALL BOOKS ON DISPLAY MACRON AND PUTIN WALKING AND TALKING DELEGATION LEAVING BUILDING ELECTRIC CARTS MACRON DRIVING CART WITH PUTIN SITTING NEXT TO HIM HAND ON WHEEL MACRON AND PUTIN IN CART TALKING MACRON AND PUTIN WALKING
- Embargoed: 12th June 2017 19:53
- Keywords: Russian Tsar Peter the Great Vladimir Putin Emanuel Macron France Russia
- Location: VERSAILLES, FRANCE
- City: VERSAILLES, FRANCE
- Country: France
- Topics: Diplomacy/Foreign Policy,Government/Politics
- Reuters ID: LVA0016IW6LVR
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Story Text: French President Emanuel Macron and Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday (May 29) paid a visit to a major exhibition celebrating the 300th anniversary of Russian Tsar Peter the Great's diplomatic visit to France in 1717.
The visit by Peter the Great is believed to have paved the way for diplomatic and cultural exchanges between France and Russia.
Macron and Putin were seen walking along the exhibit calls and listening to a guide's explanations.
The exhibition is a product of partnership between the Palace of Versailles and the State Hermitage Museum in Russia's St. Petersburg. It will stay open from May 30 to September 24, 2017.
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