APEC leaders began the meeting with the heads of the island Nations of the Pacific

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Activesprite in photobacteria-Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev at the APEC summit in Papua New GuineaAPEC leaders began the meeting with the heads of the island Nations of the Pacific© RIA Novosti / Alexander Activesprite the image Bank

In Port Moresby began the APEC leaders meeting with the heads of the island Nations of the Pacific ocean, U.S. it is the U.S. Undersecretary of state John Sullivan.

This is the third event of the APEC summit on that does not come Vice-President Mike Pence, who heads the U.S. delegation at the summit.

As the correspondent of RIA Novosti, the Pens did not participate in the first ceremony photography and in the plenary session of the APEC Business Advisory Council Forum — USA was represented by the Deputy trade representative Jeffrey Gerrish.

This morning the American Vice President spoke at the APEC CEO summit, joining in a polemic with the President of China XI Jinping about protectionism. Leaders at the Business summit are consistently not present in the room during the speeches of their colleagues.

On Saturday evening the APEC leaders planned another ceremony, joint photographing, this time in the national novodvinsky shirts, as well as the reception on behalf of the host of the event, the Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea Peter O’neill.

Reporters at the APEC summit in Papua New Guinea gave coffee and a book about the Maclay pic.twitter.com/W26EMh7Qmq

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