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Without China or Russia on board, can G7 tackle today's problems?

The G7 was founded four decades ago, bringing together what were then the world's richest industrialized countries to tackle an economic crisis. It has since stuck around, dealing with global...

G7 pledges migration aid, warns Russia, China over territory disputes

The G7 leaders committed Friday to increase global funding on migration and refugee challenges, after a two-day summit that also focused on Russia's actions in Ukraine and Chinese claims in the...

G7 leaders agree to boost funding for global migration response

The G7 leaders agreed on the need for a global response to tackle the migration and refugee crisis, committing to increase funding and calling for more legal channels of migration, in a joint...

Obama: World leaders "rattled" by possibility of Trump as president

World leaders are "rattled" by the presumptive nomination of Donald Trump as the Republican presidential candidate in this year's US elections, President Barack Obama said Thursday on the...

German diplomat calls expulsion of Russia from G8 a mistake

It was a mistake to exclude Russia from the G8 in 2014, former German ambassador Wolfgang Ischinger said, while noting that it would now be unthinkable for President Vladimir Putin to be invited...