Archiv: G7

11.06.2018 - 13:41 [ Toronto Star ]

‘Special place in hell’: Trump aides hurl insults at Trudeau in unprecedented U.S. attack on Canadian leader

Navarro delivered the most incendiary comment: “There’s a special place in hell for any foreign leader that engages in bad-faith diplomacy with President Donald J. Trump and then tries to stab him in the back on the way out the door.”

Trudeau declined to respond directly, saying on Twitter that what truly “matters” is the accomplishments of the G7.

09.06.2018 - 17:11 [ CNN ]

Trump to depart G7 ahead of climate change talks

President Donald Trump planned an early exit from the Group of Seven talks here Saturday, concluding his fraught visit to the yearly conference of industrialized nations several hours before his counterparts, who remained behind to discuss cleaning up the oceans and halting climate change.

09.06.2018 - 17:11 [ Reuters ]

Trump to leave G7 early, tensions high after ‚rant‘ over trade

“And so began a long litany of recriminations, somewhat bitter reports that the United States was treated unfairly, that the trading system was totally unfavorable to the United States, the American economy, American workers, the middle class,” the official said.

“In short, a long, frank rant which is undoubtedly very unusual in this kind of formats,” the official added.

08.06.2018 - 21:08 [ German Foreign Policy ]

Die Weltstellung der EU

Noch ein wenig deutlicher als die Kanzlerin hat den deutsch-europäischen Machtanspruch bereits im vergangenen Jahr der damalige Außenminister Sigmar Gabriel formuliert. Gabriel erklärte einige Wochen nach dem Amtsantritt von US-Präsident Donald Trump, die Vereinigten Staaten könnten „nicht die Führungmacht bleiben“; die EU wiederum dürfe deshalb „eine Partnerschaft auf Augenhöhe“ beanspruchen.[8] Gabriel hat diese Forderung in leicht abgewandelten Formulierungen mehrmals wiederholt.