French-German-Russian Summit Sarkozy Dreams of a European Security Council

French President Nicolas Sarkozy may push for the creation of a European security council at his summit meeting with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in France on Monday and Tuesday. But Europe and Washington are wary of his hyperactive diplomacy.
Russian president Dmitry Medvedev (left), German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Nicolas Sarkozy during a trilateral meeting on the sidelines of the June G-20 summit in Toronto.

Russian president Dmitry Medvedev (left), German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Nicolas Sarkozy during a trilateral meeting on the sidelines of the June G-20 summit in Toronto.

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