Sarkozy, Short and Sweet

French President Nicolas Sarkozy is expected to cut short his visit to Canada this weekend so he can meet with U.S.

Published: Thursday, 10/16/2008 12:00 am EDT

French President Nicolas Sarkozy is expected to cut short his visit to Canada this weekend so he can meet with U.S. President George Bush for dinner Saturday evening to discuss the global financial crisis, the Montreal Gazette reported. Mr. Sarkozy was to meet with Stephen Harper in Montreal for the Canada-EU Summit before heading to Quebec City for the Summit of the Francophonie. Mr. Sarkozy's meetings have all been moved to Quebec City on Thursday, and Friday he will attend the summit and speak at a special sitting of the Quebec National Assembly. He will miss the conclusion of the summit Sunday.

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