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    G7 protesters fail to breach security permiter at summit in Germany
    Jun07

    G7 protesters fail to breach security permiter at summit in Germany

    With aching muscles, 400 protesters are making their way back down the mountain after failing to breach the security perimeter around the German alpine hotel where G7 leaders are holding their annual meeting. …read more Source:...

    THE LATEST: Ukraine took up over half Merkel-Obama meeting
    Jun07

    THE LATEST: Ukraine took up over half Merkel-Obama meeting

    ELMAU, Germany (AP) — 6:35 p.m. (1635 GMT; 12:35 p.m. EDT)… …read more Source: Associated...

    THE LATEST: Ukraine took up over half Merkel-Obama meeting
    Jun07

    THE LATEST: Ukraine took up over half Merkel-Obama meeting

    6:35 p.m. (1635 GMT; 12:35 p.m. EDT)Click to Continue » …read more Source: The Bellingham...

    Obama seeks to discuss ‘Russian aggression’ at G-7 meeting
    Jun07

    Obama seeks to discuss ‘Russian aggression’ at G-7 meeting

    Meeting with the leaders of Britain, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, and the European Union, President Obama says that they will discuss standing up to Russia, which annexed part of Ukraine last year, among other topics. …read more Source: Christian Science...

    Six Ukrainian Coast Guard Officers Wounded In Mine Blast
    Jun07

    Six Ukrainian Coast Guard Officers Wounded In Mine Blast

    A small boat belonging to the Ukrainian Coast Guard has hit a mine off the coast of the eastern port city of Mariupol, causing an explosion that has injured six coastguard officers. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    G7 leaders urge tough line on Russia at start of summit
    Jun07

    G7 leaders urge tough line on Russia at start of summit

    Leaders from the Group of Seven (G7) industrial nations backed a tough line toward Moscow at the start of a summit in the Bavarian Alps, with U.S. President Barack Obama urging the gathering to stand up to Russian aggression in Ukraine. …read more Source: The Globe and...

    Canada should help Ukraine by encouraging constitutional reform: Russian ambassador
    Jun07

    Canada should help Ukraine by encouraging constitutional reform: Russian ambassador

    While Ukrainians were asking Prime Minister Stephen Harper for help with visas and weapons this weekend, Russia’s ambassador to Canada offered starkly different advice for the role Canada should play in the European conflict. “I think what the West could do, and Canada could do in particular, is to urge President [Petro] Poroshenko to enter...

    Canada should help Ukraine by encouraging constitutional reform: Russian ambassador
    Jun07

    Canada should help Ukraine by encouraging constitutional reform: Russian ambassador

    While Ukrainians were asking Prime Minister Stephen Harper for help with visas and weapons this weekend, Russia’s ambassador to Canada offered starkly different advice for the role Canada should play in the European conflict. …read more Source: Global...

    G7 Summit Starts in Germany
    Jun07

    G7 Summit Starts in Germany

    The leaders of the world’s seven leading industralized nations meet in the Bavarian Alps, with continued fighting in Ukraine and the Greek debt crisis weighing heavily on the annual summit. …read more Source: Voice of...

    THE LATEST: Crises darken G-7 horizon, but venue idyllic
    Jun07

    THE LATEST: Crises darken G-7 horizon, but venue idyllic

    Crises in Ukraine and Syria and debates over the global economy and climate change are overshadowing the Group of Seven summit in Germany — but the immediate outlook for the leaders there is idyllic. The White House says President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have discussed Ukraine — and both agree that economic sanctions...