Angelina Timofeeva. Working group meeting of the Petersburg dialogue " in the media has successfully passed on the first day of the weekend in Baden-Baden, it became a place for Frank discussion, said on Sunday the Russian correspondents, special representative of the President of the Russian Federation Mikhail Shvydkoy.
He came to the opening of the 13th German-Russian conference of sister cities in Karlsruhe.
"Yesterday, the working group has provided, because it (the Petersburg dialogue), on the one hand, a place for honest conversations. We discussed in Baden-Baden and Ukraine, and the problem of sexual minorities and the law on foreign agents, and what you want. About right-wing radicalism in Germany. But this did not prevent the expression brand of friendly positions to each other, " - said Shvydkoi.
according to him, this area is steadily becoming a place of friendship." Our German opponents of the "Petersburg dialogue" must understand that such sites are created for a Frank conversation, But retain all human relations ", - added the representative of the President.
According to Shvydkoi, the discussion in Baden-Baden was " very difficult, really difficult." But I think it was helpful. Because when you meet people who present some kind of public opinion, to hear our position first hand they are also very important, " - said the representative of the President of the Russian Federation.