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G8 ministers fail to agree on Syria, no plan on North Korea

G8 Summit - Reuters

Foreign ministers from the G8 group of rich countries failed to patch up deep divisions over Syria or come up with a plan on North Korea during a meeting in London on Thursday.


G-8 Announces $20 Billion for Food Plan

G-8 Announces $20 Billion for Food Plan

The three-year investment fund to help farmers in the developing grew from $15 billion just days ago.


Obama set for emotional visits to Vatican, Ghana

President Obama is wrapping up excruciatingly detailed G-8 talks on economic and environmental challenges and turning to some ...


G-8 Nations Fail to Agree on Climate Change Plan

The breakdown underscored the difficulty in bridging divisions between developed and developing nations.


China President Hu Leaves G8 Early Amid Rioting

China President Hu Leaves G8 Early Amid Rioting

China's president cut short a G8 summit trip to hurry home Wednesday after ethnic tensions soared in Xinjiang territory, with sobbing Muslim women scuffling with riot police and Chinese men with steel pipes and meat cleavers rampaging through the streets.


Russia, China to push global currency at G8 summit

China, Russia and Brazil will use this week's G8 summit in Italy to push their view that the world needs to start seeking a new global reserve currency as an alternative to the dollar, officials said on Tuesday.


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