On February 10, 2016, the Valdai Discussion Club presented in Paris its annual report «War and Peace in the 21st century. International Stability and Balance of the New Type».
The event was attended by representatives of both chambers of the French parliament - the National Assembly and Senate, diplomats from the European and CIS countries, as well as representatives of scientific and academic circles, journalists. Among guests were Hélène Carrère d'Encausse, Permanent Secretary of the French Academy, Jean-Pierre Chevènement, French President's special envoy for relations with Russia and former Minister of Defense, Thierry Mariani, member of Parliament and vice-President of the France-Russia friendship group, A.A.Trubetskoy, co-chairman of the Franco-Russian Dialogue Association, Ivan Blot, former MEP and well-known known political scientist and blogger, Xavier Moreau, author of the book "Ukraine, pourquoi la France s’est trompée?".