Russian President Vladimir Putin today
reiterated his call to form a common front, under the leadership of the
United Nations, against international terrorism, speaking at the summit
of the G-20 Group in Hamburg, Germany.
Terrorism is a scourge that must be tackled jointly, said the Russian
president at a meeting of the Brics leaders (Brazil, Russia, China,
India and South Africa) in the framework of the Summit of the 20 largest
economies in the world, reports MoscowÂ´s television.
the reason because we reiterate our call to the G-20 to join forces that
evil, in order to guarantee the blockade of political, economic, social
and ideological causes that allow the development of terrorism, he
At the same time, Putin ruled against the practice of
imposing restrictions on trade with a visible politicization of these
measures, but aimed at eliminating competitors in the market, he said.
The G-20 must uphold the principle of open, equal and mutually
advantageous trade, as well as guided by the general rules of the World
Trade Organization, he said.
For us, the Group of 20 should have
a greater contribution in creating a fairer model of global development
that guarantees sustained development and helps reduce the imbalance
accumulated between countries, he added.
The Russian head of
state plans to meet with his American counterpart, Donald Trump, as part
of the G-20 summit in Hamburg, where anti-globalization groups have
been fighting anti-riot police since yesterday.