The G-7 meeting continues in the French resort of Biarritz. Following the formal opening on Saturday night, the leaders of the seven most advanced industrialized nations are beginning the talks.
They will discuss the situation in Syria, Libya, Iran and Ukraine, relations with Russia, the problems facing the world economy, the fight against inequality and climate issues – among them the forest fires in Brazil. Due to their different positions, the participants in the forum are unlikely to reach a common final opinion. Thousands protested the summit in a 4-km hike to a city on the border with Spain. It included …read more