The presidents of Russia And France Vladimir Putin And Francois Hollande at a meeting in Paris on the last working day of the week Expressed satisfaction with the settlement of the issue of " Mistral ": it is in the interests of all parties, said that after the negotiations the President's press Secretary Dmitry Peskov.
"Expressed satisfaction with the regulation of" Mistral ". Besides the satisfaction that the settlement was so that it benefits all interested parties, " - said Peskov correspondents.
"And also Expressed the hope that the spirit of mutual understanding And partnership that prevailed in the process of resolving the issue of" Mistral ", will also accompany the Paris And Moscow in the solution of other issues on the agenda of bilateral relations ", - added the press Secretary of the head of the country.
the contract for production And delivery of 2 helicopter carrier type "Mistral" cost 1, 2 billion Euro was concluded between the French DCNS/STX And the "Rosoboronexport" in 2011. France had to give 1st ship "Vladivostok" in November last year, but due to the events in Ukraine And the imposition of sanctions against Russia that never was. In early August, Moscow And Paris adopted a conclusion on termination of validity of the contract for the construction And supply of 2 ships-docks-type " Mistral ".