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The UK is internet hosting the primary face-to-face gathering of the G7 overseas ministers in two years, with the Group of Seven assembly on Tuesday at Lancaster Home in London, with Covid-19 protocols in place.
As overseas ministers from the G7 group arrived in masks on the venue on Tuesday, they traded conventional handshakes with UK International Minister Dominic Raab for an elbow or forearm “bump,” underscoring the continued risk of the Covid-19 disaster.
The occasion will “deliver collectively a few of the world’s main democracies for talks and decisive motion on probably the most essential world points,” the British International Workplace mentioned in an announcement.
The G7 group of industrialized nations consists of the UK, US, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the EU. This yr, the UK additionally prolonged invites to India, Australia, South Africa, South Korea and Brunei.
Matters on the ministers’ agenda embrace relations with Russia, China, and Iran, the coup in Myanmar, the warfare in Syria and the conditions in Libya, Ethiopia, Somalia, the Sahel and Western Balkans, in keeping with the International Workplace.