The Group of Seven (G7) is an international intergovernmental economic organization consisting of the seven largest IMF-described advanced economies in the world: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom, and the United States; between 1997 and 2014, the group included Russia and was known as the Group of Eight, and had for a year been known as the Group of Six before the 1976 inclusion of Canada.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Russia was ready to host a meeting of the G7/G8 group of nations, and would welcome a wider format featuring Turkey, India and China. Reuters - Published
President Donald Trump's desire to placate Russian President Vladimir Putin has been a running theme throughout his time in office. From discounting Russia's attack on our elections to opening the door..
Iran has an opportunity to come back into compliance with the nuclear deal and resume dialogue about its nuclear activities, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday in a news conference at..
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he was confident that China was sincere about wanting a trade deal with the United States because it had taken "a very large hit" in recent months. Rough Cut..
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday (August 26) that both the Palestinians and Israelis want to make a peace deal, despite 'everybody' saying that it is a deal that cannot be made. Rough cut (no..
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Thursday thanked U.S. President Donald Trump for his support in the Group of Seven's discussion of the Amazon region at last weekend's summit of the world's.. Reuters - Published
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said on Wednesday that South American countries would meet to determine a common policy in defense of the Amazon, and took another swipe at the G7 group of rich.. Reuters - Published
The Brazilian government has rejected $20 million in aid from G-7 leaders to fight the fires in the Amazon rainforest. CBS News correspondent Manuel Bojorquez spoke with Tashka Yawanawa, chief of the.. CBS News - Published
Republican and Democratic U.S. senators said Russia refused to grant them visas for a visit to Moscow next week, amid disagreement within Washington and among U.S. allies over whether the country.. Reuters - Published
Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Tuesday he wants French President Emmanuel Macron to withdraw the "insults" made against him before he considers accepting a $20 million offer from the G7.. Reuters - Published
Brazil may accept an offer of at least $20 million from the Group of Seven nations to fight fires in the Amazon rainforest, but only if French President Emmanuel Macron withdraws his "insults,".. Reuters - Published
Brazil will reject an offer of at least $20 million from the Group of Seven wealthy nations to help fight the fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest, website G1 reported presidential chief of.. Reuters - Published
The Brazilian government is saying "no thank you" to a $20 million offer of aid from G-7 nations to help fight the devastating forest fires in the Amazon region. More than 80,000 fires have been.. CBS News - Published
President Trump returns from the G-7 summit, after sending confusing signals about China. Last week, Mr. Trump said he wanted new tariffs on Chinese goods and ordered U.S. companies to consider leaving.. CBS News - Published
Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy nations on Monday offered $20 million of emergency aid to help battle wildfires in the Amazon rainforest, a gesture Brazil slammed as colonialist. Reuters - Published
G-7 leaders pledged $20 million to help fight wildfires in the Amazon rainforest. Nearly 80,000 fires have been reported in the massive Amazon basin this year. Some have started naturally, but many are.. CBS News - Published
Brazil's Foreign Ministry on Monday ordered its ambassadors in Europe and other G7 countries not to take vacation for the next two weeks in order to coordinate a diplomatic response to global concerns.. Reuters - Published
Here's the latest for Monday August 26th: The G7 summit wraps up in France; Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay millions for its role in opioid crisis; Harvey Weinstein's case delayed until January;.. USATODAY.com - Published
President Donald Trump defended the way he is trying to squeeze a trade deal out of China, saying it's the style that worked for him as a businessman. He made the comments at a news conference closing.. USATODAY.com - Published
French President Emmanuel Macron paved the way at a G7 summit for a diplomatic solution to the standoff between Washington and Tehran over a 2015 nuclear deal, but there was little else to show from a.. Reuters - Published
President Trump said his "incredible" Trump National Doral Miami would be "a natural" place to host next year's G-7 summit. Speaking at the close of the G-7 in Biarritz, France, Mr. Trump denied that.. CBS News - Published
President Donald Trump is papering over the differences that were on full display in France as he concludes his participation in the G-7 global summit. Trump says the summit was "truly successful" and.. USATODAY.com - Published
The United States did not sign up to a charter against online hate speech at the G7 summit for legal reasons, French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday after the end of the meeting. Reuters - Published
President Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron held a press conference at the end of the G-7 summit in Biarritz, France. Mr. Trump spoke about a wide range of topics, including the trade war with.. CBS News - Published
France on Monday issued a short statement at the end of a meeting of G7 leaders on several issues, but it was not a communique along the lines of those usually drawn up at the annual summit, reflecting.. Reuters - Published
President Trump said the U.S. is not looking for there to be a change in government in Iran, suggesting at the conclusion of the G-7 summit in France that his administration is willing to negotiate a.. CBS News - Published
President Trump maintained on Monday that the U.S. economy remains strong, telling reporters at the conclusion of the G-7 summit in France that the escalating trade war between Washington and Beijing.. CBS News - Published
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he would probably host next year's Group of Seven summit of the major industrialized countries at one of his own properties - the Trump National Doral golf.. Reuters - Published
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said he would not make money if he hosted next year's G7 summit at his resort property in Florida, which he said was a "natural" fit for the meeting. Reuters - Published
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said his meeting with counterpart Boris Johnson had left him convinced that the British leader could deliver Brexit, speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a.. Reuters - Published
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday offered an olive branch to China after days of intense feuding over trade that has spooked financial markets and he opened the door to diplomacy with Iran, easing.. Reuters - Published
President Donald Trump was absent from talks on climate change and biodiversity at a G7 leaders' summit on Monday, with host President Emmanuel Macron explaining that Trump was busy holding bilateral.. Reuters - Published
As he finishes the G-7 summit in France, President Trump claims "serious trade talks" with China, after he threatened even higher U.S. tariffs on more than $500 billion in Chinese goods, spreading.. CBS News - Published