The G8 is dead declares Merkel as Europe prepares to ramp up EU sanctions against Russia

EU leaders are set to meet in Brussels to discuss developments in Ukraine German Chancellor Angela Merkel says EU will impose more sanctions on Russia after its troops seized majority control of Crimea She also told the German parliament the G8 forum is suspended indefinitely

 

Suzannah Hills The Daily Mail [UK] 20 March […]

G8 Summit Update: Preezy of the United Steezy Maintains Priorities With Fellow Global Leaders as the World Nears Economic Collapse

WM Weasel Zippers 5/19/2012

Prime Minister David Cameron of the United Kingdom, President Barack Obama, Chancellor Angela Merkel of Germany, José Manuel Barroso, President of the European Commission, and others watch the overtime shootout of the Chelsea vs. Bayern Munich Champions League final, in the Laurel Cabin conference room during the G8 Summit at […]

Ottawa won’t back Obama’s Mideast peace proposal

Daniel LeBlanc The Globe and Mail 5/20/2011

The Harper government is refusing to join the United States in calling for a return to 1967 borders as a starting point for Mideast peace, a position that has drawn sharp criticism from Canada’s staunch ally Israel.

At a briefing ahead of the upcoming G8 summit in France, […]

‘Does this sound like someone not running?’

Althouse 5/27/2011

…Later, Sullivan put up another post on the Sarah Palin/seriousness theme. Asking “Does this sound like someone not running?,” he posted Palin’s bus tour ad:

Read the whole thing at Althouse.

Related: Sarah Palin’s Notes on Facebook, “Obama’s Strange Strategy: Borrow Foreign Money to Give to Foreign Countries”

Should we be borrowing […]

World summit gets underway as split between EU and US intensifies

Joanna Impey Reuters via Deutsche Welle 25.06.2010

The G8 summit of the world’s biggest economies has opened in Toronto as German Chancellor Angela Merkel prepared to defend European austerity measures in the face of growing criticism from Washington.

The meeting of eight leading economies got underway in Toronto on Friday amid growing tensions between Europe […]