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G-20 leaders agree on trade but not climate

by Lynde Langdon
Posted 12/01/18, 03:17 pm

Leaders of the world’s 20 largest economies agreed Saturday to try to fix the world trading system after difficult, all-night talks in Buenos Aires, Argentina. And 19 of them agreed to support the Paris climate accords, which President Donald Trump withdrew the United States from in 2017. The official statement from the G-20 summit acknowledged flaws in global commerce and called for reforming the World Trade Organization (WTO).

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Trump overshadows G-20 agenda

International | The president tweets and signs a new trade agreement with North American neighbors
by Mindy Belz
Posted 11/30/18, 03:32 pm

ARGENTINA: An earthquake near Buenos Aires Friday shook an already dicey G-20 summit, with U.S.

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Trump cancels Putin meeting over Ukraine

by Onize Ohikere
Posted 11/29/18, 12:24 pm

UPDATE: Angered over Moscow’s handling of its ongoing conflict with Ukraine, U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday he would not meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the G-20 summit as planned. The Russian coast guard shot at and seized three Ukrainian vessels Sunday in the Kerch Strait between the Black Sea and the Sea of Azor. Russia said the ships were not authorized to pass through the strait, but Ukraine said they followed international maritime rules.

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