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Back and forth between North Korea and the US: farce or progress?

The scheduled meeting between #Trump and #NorthKorean leader Kim Jong-un has been on-and-off track in recent weeks.
Source: | 2018/6/11 9:51:08

White House blasts Trudeau over G7 statements

Two senior White House officials on Sunday blasted Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau over his earlier statements during the just concluded Group of Seven (G7) summit.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/11 7:57:50

Finnish PM says G7 rift reflects current unpredictability

Finnish Prime Minister Juha Sipila said on Sunday the rift between G7 members at the summit in Quebec, Canada reflects the unpredictability in international politics arena, and he hoped the aftermath of the summit would be cleared up quickly.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/11 7:57:24

SCO Qingdao declaration calls for common ground to face global challenges

Leaders of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member states issued a declaration on Sunday at annual summit held in China's coastal city of Qingdao.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/11 6:18:42

Press communique issued after SCO Qingdao summit

A press communique was issued after the 18th Meeting of the Council of Heads of Member States of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) held on Saturday and Sunday in the coastal city of Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/11 6:17:44

SCO leaders voice expectations of future cooperation

A new method for extracting lithium in a greener and more efficient way has passed China's state-level appraisal, paving way for its commercialization to boost the new energy sector. Leaders of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) held the annual summit of the Eurasian institution here on Sunday, with Chinese President Xi Jinping chairing the meeting.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/11 6:14:59

Worldwide design campaign launched for earthquake emoji

A worldwide design campaign aimed at finding a proper emoji to represent an earthquake has recently caught the attention of social media users.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/11 6:12:50

Kim Jong Un lands in Singapore ahead of summit with Trump

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) leader Kim Jong Un landed in Singapore on Sunday, two days ahead of his historic meeting in the city state with US President Donald Trump.
Source: CGTN | 2018/6/10 14:58:49

Kyrgyzstan to take over SCO rotating presidency

The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) members agreed that Kyrgyzstan will take over the rotating presidency of the SCO after the 18th summit, Chinese President Xi Jinping said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/10 14:54:54

Trump asks US representatives not to endorse G7 communique

US President Donald Trump said Saturday that he has instructed US representatives not to endorse the joint communique issued by the Group of Seven (G7) leaders.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/10 8:10:05

Trump upbeat about meeting with DPRK's Kim

US President Donald Trump said Saturday that he will attend the upcoming meeting with the top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un with "positive spirit."
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/10 6:25:29

Canada opposes reinstatement of Russia in G7

Canada opposed US President Donald Trump's suggestion to reinstate Russia in the Group of Seven (G7), four years after it was expelled from the group for the Crimea issue.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/9 14:32:16

UN marks World Oceans Day amid reports of ocean life killed by plastic trash

In the shadow of reports of whales and other sea life dying after eating plastic trash, including plastic garbage bags, the United Nations marked on Friday World Oceans Day. This year's theme focuses on preventing plastic pollution and encouraging solutions for a healthy ocean, said UN chief spokesman Stephane Dujarric.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/9 10:30:58

UN chief stresses importance of North-South cooperation

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Friday that South-South cooperation should not replace North-South cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/9 10:29:58

Canadian PM Trudeau meets German Chancellor Merkel

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Friday met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel who came to Canada to attend the 44th G7 Summit in Charlevoix.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/9 10:25:08

Plastic waste could soon outweigh all fish in oceans: UN chief

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday called for individual and collective efforts to stem plastic pollution in oceans, warning that plastic waste could soon outweigh all the fish in the oceans.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/9 9:58:15

EU infuriated, alarmed by protectionist US

The European Union (EU), who has counted itself as the America's closest partner, has been infuriated and alarmed by US President Donald Trump's decision to pursue protectionist measures.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/9 9:39:04

G7 summit kicks off in Canada amid trade disputes between U.S., allies

The Group of Seven (G7) summit, which kicked off here on Friday, is expected to be a tough meeting between the United States and its allies amid raising concerns over U.S. tariffs on steel and aluminum imports.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/9 8:50:13