Merkel will miss the first day of the G20 summit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will miss the first day of the G20 summit in Argentina because of problems with the plane. This was reported by the press Secretary of Chancellor Steffen Seibert, reports Die Welt.He noted that a direct flight with a spare Airbus aircraft is impossible. According to Seibert, it depends, in particular, on working hours and availability of crews and captains. Merkel, German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz and a small delegation decided to go to Buenos Aires early in the morning on a regular flight through Madrid.The press Secretary added that due to problems with the aircraft, the Chancellor will not be able to hold scheduled meetings according to the schedule. Steinberg said that the question of whether they can be postponed.On the eve of Angela Merkel was to return to Germany an hour after departure for the G20 summit in Argentina. The crew of the government airliner Airbus «Conrad Adenauer» decided to return when the plane was over the Netherlands. The reason is technical problems. The plane with Merkel arrived in Cologne

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