Merkel: G-7 summit with Trump was a 'sobering' experience

Angela Merkel acknowledged that major differences remained between the US and its G7 partnersMore

Angela Merkel acknowledged that major differences remained between the US and its G7 partnersMore

He welcomed the blueprint laid out by Merkel, highlighting her support for French President Emmanuel Macron's idea for a Eurozone budget. National Security Adviser John Bolton and other aides also look on what appears to be a tense moment. Mr Kudlow addressed reporters on the second day of the summit voicing his backing of the president's call for eliminating all tariffs between G7 nations, saying it was the "best way to promote economic growth".

Photographs from the Group of Seven summit in Canada provided by the German and American governments have offered contrasting images of their leaders.

Despite the president describing his relationship with the other leaders as "a 10", conversations between the world's largest industrialized countries were thought to be intense as the allies faced off with Trump over tariffs his administration has imposed on them.

One showed marks left on Mr Trump's hand.

Expedition 56-57 launched to ISS with three astronauts
They joined Expedition 56 Commander Drew Feustel and Flight Engineers Ricky Arnold of NASA and Oleg Artemyev of Roscosmos aboard the orbiting laboratory.

France condemns 'fits of anger' after Donald Trump’s G7 turnaround
The incident has led to accusations that Trudeau is buffing up his eyebrows with a couple of stick-on substitutes. Trudeau got direct personal support from some European leaders. "We used fact-based arguments.

Hypocritical much? Trump wants to pardon Muhammad Ali while condemning the NFL
Supreme Court for the final time in 1971, liberal stalwart Justice William Brennan convinced his colleagues to hear the case. Pardons have been at the front of President Donald Trump's mind lately. "And he wasn't very popular then", Trump said .

"#G7Charlevoix, second day: A new step has been taken".

In case ya missed it, the leaders of Germany, Canada, Japan, United States, France, Italy, and the United Kingdom have come together to talk global issues.

The decision to kick Russian Federation out of what had been the G8 was in response to Russia's annexation of Crimea in 2014, which was widely denounced as a violation of Ukraine's sovereignty.

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