Topic: Russia Takes G20 Presidency
CANNES, November 4 (RIA Novosti)
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Russia will host the summit of the Group of 20 leading economies in 2013, a statement issued following the completion of the G20 forum in Cannes on Friday said.
“In 2013, Russia will host the summit, most likely, it will be held in Moscow” Russia’s acting finance minister Anton Siluanov said.
Mexico will host the forum in 2012, Australia – in 2014 and in 2015 – Turkey.
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