Plenary session of the summit "Europe - Asia" started on 15 July with a minute of silence for the tragedy in Nice, France, which killed about 80 people.
According to TASS, the participants expressed their condolences to the victims and relatives of those killed during the attack on the Promenade des Anglais.
Forum delegates noted that in connection with the tragedy, a special announcement is being considered to condemn terrorism in all its manifestations by the ASEM participants.
Recall, 14 July, thousands of people gathered on the Promenade des Anglais, on the occasion of the national holiday. A truck rammed the crowd at full speed.