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G7 wrestles with Iran, Amazon fires and trade, but own unity shaky

G7 wrestles with Iran, Amazon fires and trade, but own unity shaky

G7 leaders close their summit Monday with discussion of world problems including the fires ravaging the Amazon rainforest, but overshadowed by President Donald Trump's trade wars ...

Trump backs Johnson as 'right man' for Brexit

Trump backs Johnson as 'right man' for Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday held his first face-to-face talks with Donald Trump since taking office, with the US President backing him as the ‘right man’ to deliver Brexit for Britain.

France, Britain aim to show unity on Iran as G7 looms

France, Britain aim to show unity on Iran as G7 looms

France and Britain aimed on Friday to present a united front on how to deal with Iran, where they have been at odds with the United States

Facebook's Libra money a threat and far from ready: G7

Facebook's Libra money a threat and far from ready: G7

A threat to the international financial system. Not ready to be implemented. A potentially shadowy mechanism that could be exploited by criminals.

G7 countries to simulate cross-border cyber attack next month: France

G7 countries to simulate cross-border cyber attack next month: France

Leading Western industrial powers will for the first time jointly simulate a major cross-border cybersecurity attack on the financial sector next month, French officials said on Friday.

G7 urges greater role for women in peace processes

G7 urges greater role for women in peace processes

Foreign ministers from the world's seven most developed nations on Saturday urged a greater role for women in solving conflicts, saying that peace settlements with female involvement were more likely to endure.

German minister calls for European unity after falling-out at G7

German minister calls for European unity after falling-out at G7

German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier called on Monday for European states to close ranks in the trade dispute with the United States, following a dramatic end to the Group of Seven (G7) summit at the weekend.

Trump says would be 'positive' to return Russia to G8

Trump says would be 'positive' to return Russia to G8

US President Donald Trump made a fresh call Saturday for Russia to be readmitted to the G7 despite meeting widespread opposition to his proposal from fellow leaders in Canada.

Allies bid to paper over cracks at fractious G7 summit

Allies bid to paper over cracks at fractious G7 summit

Donald Trump and America's closest allies will bid to paper over the cracks Saturday after a fractious G7 summit, before the US presidents sets off on a mission to make peace with a traditional enemy.

US isolated as trade outrage roils G7 ministerial meet

US isolated as trade outrage roils G7 ministerial meet

Group of Seven finance ministers ended their annual meeting Saturday with US allies united in condemning Washington's aggressive protectionism, calling on President Donald Trump to reverse his decision to impose punishing metal tariffs.

G7 rejects Maduro's Venezuela election win

G7 rejects Maduro's Venezuela election win

The Group of Seven (G7) industrialized nations on Wednesday rejected Venezuela's presidential election outcome, saying Nicolas Maduro's win lacks ‘legitimacy and credibility’ and calling for a new vote.

G7 ministers meet against backdrop of Russia stand-off

G7 ministers meet against backdrop of Russia stand-off

The foreign ministers of the Group of Seven industrialized nations met in Toronto on Sunday seeking a common front against what they see as aggression from Vladimir Putin's Russia.