G7 Summit in France's Biaritzz ends: World leaders discussed trade wars, Brexit, climate change at forum

G7 leaders closed their summit on Monday with discussion of global issues including the fires ravaging the Amazon rainforest, but the summit was overshadowed by President Donald Trump's trade wars and questions over the group's unity.

FP Staff August 26, 2019 22:06:53 IST
G7 Summit in France's Biaritzz ends: World leaders discussed trade wars, Brexit, climate change at forum
G7 Summit in Frances Biaritzz ends World leaders discussed trade wars Brexit climate change at forum

G7 leaders closed their summit on Monday with discussion on a number of issues including the fires ravaging the Amazon rainforest. But the summit was overshadowed by President Donald Trump's trade wars and questions over the group's unity. PTI

G7 Summit in Frances Biaritzz ends World leaders discussed trade wars Brexit climate change at forum

At the sidelines of the summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi held talks with US president Donald Trump. Modi later stated that India and Pakistan would resolve all issues bilaterally. PTI

G7 Summit in Frances Biaritzz ends World leaders discussed trade wars Brexit climate change at forum

Donald Trump lavished praise on UK prime minister Johnson as the "right man" to lead his country into Brexit. PTI

G7 Summit in Frances Biaritzz ends World leaders discussed trade wars Brexit climate change at forum


Modi also highlighted India's large scale efforts towards eliminating single use plastic, conserving water, harnessing solar energy and, protecting flora and fauna for a sustainable future in his address to a G7 session on environment. In this picture, Modi is seen interacting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel during a session on Biodiversity, Oceans, Climate. PTI

G7 Summit in Frances Biaritzz ends World leaders discussed trade wars Brexit climate change at forum

French President Emmanuel Macron, Senegal's President Macky Sall,and Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi attended a working session on "G7 Partnership with Africa". PTI

G7 Summit in Frances Biaritzz ends World leaders discussed trade wars Brexit climate change at forum

Prime  Narendra Modi shakes hands with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres during the G7 Summit, in Biarritz, France. PTI

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