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Russia Defiant In Response To G8 Snub

Reuters | Posted 03.25.2014 | World

THE HAGUE, March 24 (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov suggested on Monday that the Group of Eight industrialised nations may have out...

REPORT: Obama Will Push To Suspend Russia From G8

The Washington Post | Posted 03.24.2014 | Politics

THE HAGUE--President Obama this evening will urge leaders of major industrial nations to indefinitely suspend Russia from the Group of Eight, and push...

Obama Urging World Leaders To Isolate Russia From G8

AP | Posted 03.24.2014 | Politics

BY JIM KUHNHENN, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Seeking to intensify pressure on Moscow, the United States and its western pa...

Merkel: G8 Is Suspended, Thanks To Russia

AP | Posted 03.20.2014 | World

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says the European Union will impose more sanctions on Russia following its decision to annex Ukraine's...

G-8 Summit Tackles Tax Dodging

AP | SHAWN POGATCHNIK and CASSANDRA VINOGRAD | Posted 08.18.2013 | World

ENNISKILLEN, Northern Ireland — President Barack Obama, Russian President Vladimir Putin and other G-8 leaders attempted to speak with one voice...

Obama: Northern Ireland Peace Is Blueprint For World Conflicts

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 08.17.2013 | World

ENNISKILLEN, Northern Ireland — Russian President Vladimir Putin told President Barack Obama on Monday that their positions on Syria do not "coi...

At G8 Summit, Obama Emphasizes Growth Over Austerity

AP | BEN FELLER and JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 05.20.2012 | World

CAMP DAVID, Md. -- Confronting an economic crisis that threatens them all, President Barack Obama and leaders of other world powers on Saturday declar...

9/11 Legacy: Rise Of Emerging Market Economies

Posted 11.10.2011 | Business

(Reuters) - As his global teleconference broke up in disarray on September 11, 2001, a top economist at a U.S. investment bank began to ponder wha...

Arab Nations To Get $58 Billion To Reward Democratic Reform

AP | By GREG KELLER and SARAH DiLORENZO | Posted 11.10.2011 | Business

MARSEILLE, France -- Wealthy countries and international lenders promised more money Saturday to encourage democratic reforms in Arab nations, promisi...

Obama Heading To Europe

Posted 07.22.2011 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Weaving together strands of pomp, policy and summitry, President Barack Obama's weeklong European tour is all about tending to old ...

G-8 Promises $20 Billion in Agricultural Aid: Real Change or Business as Usual?

Paula Crossfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Paula Crossfield

One can't help but wonder if by requesting this money from the G8 in the name of charity we are instead trying to promote our own economy.

Italy Gives Iran G8 Deadline

AP | ALESSANDRA RIZZO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ROME — Italy considers its G-8 meeting invitation to Iran rejected since Tehran has not yet responded, the foreign minister said Monday in a sig...