Clockwise from left, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Japan’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, European Council President Charles Michel, Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi, Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and US President Joe Biden at the G7 summit in Castle Elmau, Germany, on Tuesday. Photo: AP
Clockwise from left, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Japan’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, European Council President Charles Michel, Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi, Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and US President Joe Biden at the G7 summit in Castle Elmau, Germany, on Tuesday. Photo: AP
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G7 leaders denounce China over Russia relations, human rights and Taiwan friction in statement following summit

  • The Group of Seven communique calls on Beijing to urge Russia to halt the war and to refrain from military action against Taiwan
  • Referring to China 14 times, the G7 statement shows a new resolve to focus on Beijing’s actions in global economic, technological and military sectors

Clockwise from left, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Japan’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, European Council President Charles Michel, Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi, Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and US President Joe Biden at the G7 summit in Castle Elmau, Germany, on Tuesday. Photo: AP
Clockwise from left, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Japan’s Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, European Council President Charles Michel, Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi, Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and US President Joe Biden at the G7 summit in Castle Elmau, Germany, on Tuesday. Photo: AP
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