The US President Donald trump said that he decided to postpone the G7 summit from June to September and plans to invite four other countries. On it informs TV channel CNN.
In an interview with reporters on Board the aircraft 30 may, the us President called legacy of the G7 group of countries. He stressed that he decided to postpone the summit because, in his opinion, the “Big seven” not enough is what is happening in the world.
Trump added that he wants to invite to the summit, Russia, Australia, India and South Korea.
On trump’s intention to hold a G7 summit in June, the U.S. press Secretary Kaylee Makanani said on may 26. The American President believes that the summit will be “the clearest example of the re-opening of the economy.” The White house assured that all the world leaders who will gather for the summit, will be protected.
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The composition of the G7 includes the United States, Italy, Japan, Canada, France, Germany and the UK. The summits of leaders are held once a year alternately in each country. Trump this year is headed by the “Big seven”.
Last year, trump offered to hold a summit of the G7 in 2020 on his Golf resort near Miami. The proposal of the American President was criticized, and he abandoned this idea, noting that was not the goal of “earn”. Then trump announced that the summit will be held in his country residence camp David.
In March, the U.S. President has canceled a planned June summit with the personal presence of heads of state, noting that it will be held in a videoconference format. But on 24 may, the trump adviser for homeland security Robert O’brien said that the summit is likely to be full-time, not via videoconference.