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G8 2009

Hu Jintao Skips Obama Meeting To Return Home Due To Ethnic Fighting

nytimes.com | ALAN COWELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PARIS President Hu Jintao of China cut short a trip to Italy on Wednesday to fly home after the deadly ethnic clashes in the northwestern Xinjiang reg...

G8 Protesters Get Naked, Scale Smokestacks, Occupy Power Plants

AP | ARIEL DAVID | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ROME — Environmentalists broke into power stations across Italy and shed their clothes in downtown Rome on Wednesday as world leaders discussed ...

G8 Summit: Leaders Arrive In Italy For Summit On Economic Crisis, Global Threats

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON and NICOLE WINFIELD | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

L'AQUILA, Italy — Targeting global warming, President Barack Obama and other leaders of the world's richest industrial countries pledged Wednesd...

Obama, G8 Leaders Agree On Climate Target

AP | COLLEEN BARRY and JANE WARDELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

L'AQULA, Italy — Britain and the United States may see room for more stimulus. Germany is worried that it has done too much already. The leader...

G8 Summit Italy - Everything You Need To Know

Huffington Post | Morgan Korn | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

When world leaders converge in the Italian city of L'Aquila this week for the Group of Eight (G-8) summit, the economic crisis and global warming will...

G8 Attacks Iran Over Postelection Violence

AP | ALESSANDRA RIZZO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TRIESTE, Italy — Group of Eight foreign ministers criticized Iran's postelection violence, and urged its ruling clergy on Friday to ensure the o...

Obama, Pope To Meet In Italy

AP | VICTOR L. SIMPSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

VATICAN CITY — Pope Benedict XVI and President Barack Obama will meet on July 10, a much-anticipated Vatican audience with a president under att...