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Biden calls 'emergency' meeting with G7, NATO leaders after Poland says 'Russian-made' missile killed two in country

Nov. 15, 2022 19:41 PM EST
NUSA DUA, Indonesia (AP) — Biden calls 'emergency' meeting with G7, NATO leaders after Poland says 'Russian-made' missile killed two in country.

Insurance fund for climate impacts announced at UN talks

Nov. 14, 2022 11:09 AM EST

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — The Group of Seven leading economies launched a new insurance system Monday to provide swift financial aid when nations are hit by devastating effects of climate change. The so-called Global Shield is backed by the V20, an alliance of climate...

G-7 ministers back Ukraine support, are suspicious of China

Nov. 04, 2022 14:21 PM EDT

MUENSTER, Germany (AP) — Top diplomats from the world’s major industrialized democracies on Friday rallied support for Ukraine in its resistance to Russia’s invasion, expressing “unwavering commitment” to Ukraine's defense, and expressed suspicion of China’s increasing assertiveness...

G7 ministers seek to boost unity on Ukraine, China, Iran

Nov. 03, 2022 12:50 PM EDT

MUENSTER, Germany (AP) — Top diplomats from the world’s major industrialized democracies sought Thursday to expand unified positions on Russia’s war in Ukraine, China’s growing global economic clout and Iran’s crackdown on anti-government protestors. Foreign ministers from...

G7 foreign ministers set to grapple with Ukraine war, China

Nov. 02, 2022 18:33 PM EDT

MUNSTER, Germany (AP) — Top diplomats from the world’s major industrialized democracies will grapple with the implications of Russia’s war in Ukraine, China’s growing economic clout and aims on Taiwan and Iran’s treatment of anti-government protesters when they open two days of talks in...

UN, G7 decry Russian attack on Ukraine as possible war crime

Oct. 11, 2022 19:06 PM EDT

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Russian forces showered Ukraine with more missiles and munition-carrying drones Tuesday after widespread strikes killed at least 19 people in an attack the U.N. human rights office described as “particularly shocking” and amounting to potential war crimes. ...

Live Updates: Russia-Ukraine War

Oct. 11, 2022 16:05 PM EDT

LYMAN, Ukraine — Covered head-to-toe in protective suits, forensic workers pulled several bodies wrapped in black plastic from a mass grave Tuesday in Ukraine’s devastated city of Lyman. It was part of an arduous effort to piece together evidence of what happened under more than...

After meeting with Zelenskyy, Group of Seven leaders say they 'will stand firmly with Ukraine for as long as it takes'

Oct. 11, 2022 11:11 AM EDT
BERLIN (AP) — After meeting with Zelenskyy, Group of Seven leaders say they 'will stand firmly with Ukraine for as long as it takes.'

Live Updates: Russia-Ukraine War

Oct. 10, 2022 20:14 PM EDT

UNITED NATIONS — The U.N. General Assembly started debating Monday whether to demand that Russia reverse course on annexing four regions of Ukraine. The discussion came as Moscow’s most extensive missile strikes in months alarmed much of the international community anew. The...

Germany says Group of Seven to hold a videoconference Tuesday on the situation in Ukraine, with Zelenskyy to participate

Oct. 10, 2022 05:47 AM EDT
BERLIN (AP) — Germany says Group of Seven to hold a videoconference Tuesday on the situation in Ukraine, with Zelenskyy to participate.