China’s President Xi Jinping is determined to defy the trend-line of Western history and preserve a Leninist state for the long term.
Just when it seemed that the G7 leaders had eked out a joint communique and avoided an open rift, Donald Trump, in a stunning Twitter turnaround, retracted his endorsement. It’s probably better that way. DW’s Michael Knigge tells why.
The G7 summit ends in farce and a renewed threat of global trade war.
The leaders of China and Russia praise the expansion of their regional security bloc.
A heavy police presence and an isolated summit site thwarted protesters at the Group of Seven meeting in Canada, dousing all but a smattering of demonstrations against powerful world leaders.
US-imposed tariffs on its allies could have a “grave impact” on world trading system.
World’s major industrial democracies spend $100 billion each year to prop up oil.
President Donald Trump’s wife, Melania Trump, will skip this week’s G7 summit in Quebec and does not plan to attend the planned June 12 US-N.