WASHINGTON — U.S. President Donald Trump said Saturday he will postpone a meeting of Group of 7 nations until fall and called for an expansion of the group’s membership because he considers it an outdated group that doesn’t properly represent what’s taking place in the world.
The G7 individuals are Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the UK and the US.
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Trump singled out Russia, Australia, South Korea and India as imaginable additions.
The leaders of the sector’s primary economies had been slated to satisfy within the U.S. this 12 months, however the coronavirus outbreak has hobbled the ones plans.
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Trump informed journalists aboard Air Drive One as he returned from Florida that he had no longer but set a brand new date, however he mentioned the collection may happen in September across the time of the once a year assembly of the United International locations.
He additionally mentioned it could wait till after the November election.
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