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Wednesday, August 04, 2021

G7 summit


India should stand with developing countries

July 03, 2021 8:59 am

D Raja writes: The subjugation of Indian interests to the US in matters of external affairs is increasingly pushing India towards becoming an instrument and guarantor of American interests in the region.

What the G7 message on net-zero emissions means for India

June 19, 2021 9:04 am

India, which has huge developmental needs and global high-table aspirations that require carbon and policy spaces, must protect its interests

Joe Biden in Europe: Takeaways from G7, NATO and Geneva summit with Vladimir Putin

June 17, 2021 10:43 am

Joe Biden's eight-day, three-country foreign trip demonstrated his emphasis on personal relationships above all. "There's no substitute for face-to-face dialogue between leaders. None," Biden said.

China rejects G-7 criticism of rights abuses

June 14, 2021 10:13 pm

The embassy challenged the leaders of the world's largest industrial nations for “distorted” remarks that “slandered China and arbitrarily interfered in China's internal affairs.''

White House says G7 rally around need to 'counter and compete' with China

June 14, 2021 8:31 am

White House national security adviser Jake Sullivan said there is a broad view that China represents a significant challenge to the world's democracies and the leaders agreed the need for a common agenda in addressing China.

Taiwan says will be 'force for good' after unprecedented G7 support

June 14, 2021 8:24 am

The G7 leaders on Sunday scolded China over human rights in Xinjiang, called for Hong Kong to keep a high degree of autonomy and underscored the importance of peace and stability across the Taiwan Strait.

Caution on Iran nuclear deal as G7 leaders vow to stop bomb

June 14, 2021 7:59 am

Iranian envoys held another round of negotiations with international delegations in Vienna a day after EU coordinators suggested that differences over the 2015 accord limiting Iran's nuclear activities had narrowed further.

G7's billion vaccine plan counts some past pledges, limiting impact

June 13, 2021 9:13 pm

A U.S. initiative announced on Thursday to donate 500 million doses of the Pfizer and BioNTech SE vaccine is part of the G7 pledge.

On Uyghurs, Hong Kong, Covid, what G-7 said to China

June 13, 2021 9:09 pm

The G7 leaders also underscored "the importance of peace and stability across the Taiwan Strait, and encourage the peaceful resolution of cross-Strait issues.”

As summit ends, G-7 urged to deliver on vaccines, climate

June 13, 2021 7:59 pm

America's allies were visibly relieved to have the US back as an engaged international player after the "America First" policy of the Trump administration.


Of discussions and protests: G7 leaders meet amid demonstrations

June 14, 2021 2:02 am

Amid protests, G7 countries discussed Covid vaccines, climate change, and the global economy.