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Boris Johnson urges Donald Trump to remove ‘considerable barriers’ for trade between US, UK
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Boris Johnson urges Donald Trump to remove ‘considerable barriers’ for trade between US, UK

'We intend to seize those opportunities but they are going to require our American friends to compromise and to open up their approach', said Boris Johnson

Merkel backs Macron's call to discuss Amazon wildfire at G7 Summit, says burning of rainforest 'acute emergency'
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Merkel backs Macron's call to discuss Amazon wildfire at G7 Summit, says burning of rainforest 'acute emergency'

The fires raging in the Amazon rainforest amount to an 'acute emergency' and Chancellor Angela Merkel believes it should be discussed by world leaders when they meet for this weekend's G7 summit, her spokesman said on Friday.

President Donald Trump is 'ready to assist' India, Pakistan over Kashmir issue if both sides ask for it: White House official
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President Donald Trump is 'ready to assist' India, Pakistan over Kashmir issue if both sides ask for it: White House official

US president Donald Trump is 'ready to assist' India and Pakistan over the Kashmir issue if both sides ask for it, the White House said, even as Washington was 'very closely' monitoring the situation.

G7 summit seen ending without communique due to trade gaps between member nations
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G7 summit seen ending without communique due to trade gaps between member nations

A Group of Seven summit to be held this weekend in France will likely end without a joint communique due to gaps between member nations on trade, a Japanese government official with knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday.

Boris Johnson writes to EU president Donald Tusk, reaffirms desire to conclude Brexit deal without backstop on Ireland
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Boris Johnson writes to EU president Donald Tusk, reaffirms desire to conclude Brexit deal without backstop on Ireland

The 'backstop' would keep UK in EU customs arrangements to prevent hard border between British province of Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland

Emmanuel Macron speaks to Hassan Rouhani, reiterates call for a de-escalation of tensions between Iran and US
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Emmanuel Macron speaks to Hassan Rouhani, reiterates call for a de-escalation of tensions between Iran and US

French President Emmanuel Macron spoke with his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani, reiterated his call for de-escalation of tensions between Iran, US. Russian President Vladimir Putin is due to visit Macron in Bregancon in mid-August which will present 'new opportunities to discuss the Iranian issue'.

Narendra Modi accepts Emmanuel Macron's invite to attend outreach session of G7 Summit; PM to be present as special invitee
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Narendra Modi accepts Emmanuel Macron's invite to attend outreach session of G7 Summit; PM to be present as special invitee

Narendra Modi has accepted an invitation from French President Emmanuel Macron to attend the outreach session of the G7 Summit in Biarritz as a special invitee.

US-Canada trade war: In tit-for-tat measure, Ottawa imposes tariffs on 250 American goods, including orange juice, bourbon
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US-Canada trade war: In tit-for-tat measure, Ottawa imposes tariffs on 250 American goods, including orange juice, bourbon

Canada imposed retaliatory tariffs on various American goods in response to Donald Trump's decision to slap steel and aluminium tariffs early June

Donald Trump spews ire on Nato, G7, calls fair trade 'fool trade'; experts worry about escalation in trade war
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Donald Trump spews ire on Nato, G7, calls fair trade 'fool trade'; experts worry about escalation in trade war

US president Donald Trump fired off a volley of tweets on Monday venting anger on NATO allies, the European Union and Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau in the wake of a divisive G7 meeting over the weekend.

G7 summit ends on bitter note after US backs out of joint communique; awkward photo of Trump-Merkel goes viral
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G7 summit ends on bitter note after US backs out of joint communique; awkward photo of Trump-Merkel goes viral

Hours after putting on an apparent show of unity at the end of a tense G7 summit, the members nations indulged in a war of words particularly with the US.

Donald Trump pulls out of G7 joint statement: Decoding US president's tirade and its implications for India
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Donald Trump pulls out of G7 joint statement: Decoding US president's tirade and its implications for India

What does all Donald Trump's sound and fury mean for India? His tirade against G7 nations signifies his determination to use tariff barriers to US' benefit.

Picture that sparked a thousand memes: Angela Merkel-Donald Trump photo at G7 Summit makes internet go crazy
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Picture that sparked a thousand memes: Angela Merkel-Donald Trump photo at G7 Summit makes internet go crazy

As it often happens, at meetings involving Donald Trump — or anything involving Trump — he soon became the main object of the photograph posted by German chancellor Angela Merkel

US blames Canada for G7 fiasco; Donald Trump says 'meek' Justin Trudeau 'stabbed us in the back'
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US blames Canada for G7 fiasco; Donald Trump says 'meek' Justin Trudeau 'stabbed us in the back'

The US blamed Canada on Sunday for the disastrous ending to the G7 summit, saying Prime Minister Justin Trudeau "stabbed us in the back", while American allies held Washington responsible

Donald Trump's tweet revoking support for joint communique with others at G7 'sobering, a little depressing': Angela Merkel
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Donald Trump's tweet revoking support for joint communique with others at G7 'sobering, a little depressing': Angela Merkel

US President Donald Trump's revocation of support for a joint communique with other leaders at the G7 summit was "sobering and a little depressing," German Chancellor Angela Merkel said.

G-7 Summit: Photo of Angela Merkel, Donald Trump captures tensions at Quebec meet
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G-7 Summit: Photo of Angela Merkel, Donald Trump captures tensions at Quebec meet

A picture of US president Donald Trump and German chancellor Angela Merkel displaying less-than-friendly body language is turning out to be a defining image of the contentious G7 summit in Canada

Donald Trump's late arrival for breakfast meet on last day of G7 summit leads to suspense
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Donald Trump's late arrival for breakfast meet on last day of G7 summit leads to suspense

US President Donald Trump created suspense on Saturday by arriving late for the first meeting of the second and final day of the G7 summit.

G7 Summit: Donald Trump deepens divide over call to readmit Russia; other member nations oppose US trade tariffs
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G7 Summit: Donald Trump deepens divide over call to readmit Russia; other member nations oppose US trade tariffs

US president Donald Trump drove the wedge splitting Washington from its Western allies even deeper on Friday with a shock call for Russia to be readmitted to the G7 club of nations.

G7 summit: Emmanuel Macron, Justin Trudeau says discussions will focus on US tariff imposition
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G7 summit: Emmanuel Macron, Justin Trudeau says discussions will focus on US tariff imposition

Discussions in G7 summit are likely to focus on Trump's decision to impose punishing tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum from Washington's allies.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel expects 'contentious discussions' with US president Donald trump at G7 summit
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel expects 'contentious discussions' with US president Donald trump at G7 summit

German Chancellor Merkel has said that she expects 'contentious discussions' in the G7 summit due to the differences with president Donald Trump regarding trade, climate and security.

US first lady Melania to skip G7 summit in Quebec, won't accompany Donald Trump for Kim Jong-un meet
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US first lady Melania to skip G7 summit in Quebec, won't accompany Donald Trump for Kim Jong-un meet

First Lady Melania Trump isn't joining her husband Donald Trump at the G7 summit in Quebec this week or planning to accompany him to the expected meeting with North Korea's leader in Singapore the week after.