United States

Mick Mulvaney missteps draw scrutiny from Trump allies

Trump chief of staff says president 'still considers himself to be in the hospitality business' over G7 location.

Mick Mulvaney missteps draw scrutiny from Trump allies

Donald Trump

Trump reverses plan to host G7 summit at his golf resort

Trump faced accusations he was using presidency to enrich himself by hosting summit at his private resort.

Trump reverses plan to host G7 summit at his golf resort

Brazil

Brazil blazes: Foreign aid welcome - but with conditions

Brazil will now accept international assistance but only if it determines how it is spent, government spokesman says.

Brazil blazes: Foreign aid welcome - but with conditions

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Brazil to reject G7 offer of $22m aid to fight Amazon fires

Brazil rebuffs offer of support as fires continue to ravage the Amazon rainforest and Macron-Bolsonaro spat intensifies.

Brazil to reject G7 offer of $22m aid to fight Amazon fires

Opinion

When pyromaniacs lead, the world burns

As global crises are pushing the world towards disaster, the G7 could not even agree on a final communique.

Marwan Bishara

by Marwan Bishara

Marwan Bishara

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G7 nations pledge $40m aid as Amazon fires continue to rage

Brazilian Environment Minister Ricardo Salles welcomes aid as government reports more than a thousand new fires.

G7 nations pledge $40m aid as Amazon fires continue to rage

AJ Impact

Hope for breakthroughs on Iran, global trade at G7 summit

As Trump hails 'truly successful' G7, here's a look at what leaders achieved on some of the world's most pressing issues

Hope for breakthroughs on Iran, global trade at G7 summit

AJ Impact

Trump: US-EU trade deal could be 'very close'

Americans signal readiness for broad agreement, but German and Italian leaders say much remains to be done.

Trump: US-EU trade deal could be 'very close'

AJ Impact

Trump says he won't jeopardise US wealth on climate dreams

US president has reversed environmental protections put in place by his Democratic predecessor.

Trump says he won't jeopardise US wealth on climate dreams

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Bienvenidos a Miami: Trump proposes his own resort for next G7

Location, location, location: US president extols benefits - and ethics - of hosting 2020 summit at Doral golf club.

Bienvenidos a Miami: Trump proposes his own resort for next G7

Emmanuel Macron

Macron slams Bolsonaro's 'rude' comment about wife

French president condemns 'extraordinarily rude' comments made about his wife, Brigitte, by his Brazilian counterpart.

Macron slams Bolsonaro's 'rude' comment about wife

News

G7 pledges $20m to fight record Amazon fires

Brazil's president says G7 plan to combat fires in the Amazon rainforest treats his country 'like a colony'.

G7 pledges $20m to fight record Amazon fires

AJ Impact

US and France strike compromise over taxing tech giants

France will refund any taxes paid to it above a threshold set to be instated by OECD nations.

G7: US and France strike compromise over taxing tech giants

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'I didn't want to': Trump says it's too soon to meet Iran FM

Iran's top diplomat was at the G7 meeting at the invitation of French president Macron.

'I didn't want to': Trump says it's too soon to meet Iran FM

AJ Impact

Japan denies giving away too much in trade talks with US

Japan's chief cabinet secretary says negotiations, based on last September's joint agreement, are still under way.

Japan denies giving away too much in trade talks with US