Putin danced with the bride, and left the wedding of the head of the Austrian foreign Ministry

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The President of Russia Vladimir Putin has danced with the foreign Minister of Austria Karin Kneissl, wedding which he visited on the way to Berlin, according to Austrian media.

Published footage shows how the President performs a dance with Kneisl.

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In addition, Putin red marker painted on the hood of the car, add framed inscription in the heart.

Also there is a video where the Russian leader warmly says goodbye to his spouse and leaving from the event.

Now the President will travel to Berlin, where he will have talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. As reported the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, the main topics of discussion will be the situation in Syria and Ukraine, American sanctions, and also questions trading-economic relations, including the construction of the pipeline «Nord stream — 2».

Wedding in Styria

A celebration on the occasion of the marriage of Karin Kneissl and businessman Wolfgang Meilinger was held in the garden restaurant Gasthaus Tscheppe an der Weinstraß in the South of Styria. The ceremony began with a ten-minute delay — was waiting for the Russian President.

When meeting with Kneisl Putin presented her with a bouquet of flowers. With the Russian leader also arrived Cossack ensemble — it was a gift to the head of the Austrian foreign Ministry at a wedding.

Guests included the Chancellor of Austria Sebastian Kurz, the Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian strache with his wife, defence Minister Mario Kunasek, OPEC Secretary General Mohammed Barkindo and others. Many guests wore national costumes.

Private visit

Karin Kneissl invited the Russian President to his wedding when he was on a visit to Austria in June. This provoked criticism of the foreign Minister.

Thus, MEP from the green party, Michael Raymond urged Kneisl to resign. According to him, if she will not do it voluntarily, then the Federal Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has to offer her resignation to President Alexander van der Bellano.

In the Austrian foreign Ministry noted that the presence of the President of Russia on the wedding does not affect the foreign policy of Austria.

«First and foremost this is a private event and a private visit, this does not mean no change of foreign policy positioning of Austria», — said the representative of the Department to the Agency APA.