Africa: G7 Gives Africa the Cold Shoulder - AllAfrica.com

Despite inviting several heads of state from Africa, G7 leaders meeting in Sicily had little to say about the many challenges facing the continent. Migration and terrorism are only some of them. By holding the summit on the island of Sicily, Italy had ...

Italy still isolated in shouldering migration crisis after G7 - Channel NewsAsia

TAORMINA, Italy: Italy chose to host a Group of Seven summit of wealthy nations on a hilltop overlooking the Mediterranean, looking to draw attention to the migrant crisis that has seen hundreds of thousands of people set sail from Africa in search of ...

Some 1500 People Protesting Near Taormina Against G7 Summit - Police - Sputnik International

Around 1,500 people were protesting against the Italy's Taormina G7 summit, some of them clashing with the police, a Sputnik correspondent reported Saturday citing police representatives. Protesters wear masks depicting the leaders of the G7 countries ...

Statue of Liberty in a life jacket at G-7 protest - AppsforPCdaily

TAORMINA, Sicily — Leaders of the Group of Seven wealthy democracies on Friday put pressure on internet companies and social media sites to do more to stop the spread of "hateful ideology", appealing to their sense of social responsibility to more ...

G7 summit calls for ending Syrian crisis - Kuwait News Agency

ROME, May 27 (KUNA) -- The G7 summit concluded in the Italian city of Taormina Saturday by calling for putting an end to the Syrian crisis through a political solution in line with relevant international resolutions. Speaking at a news conference ...

The Latest: Italian police tear gas protesters near G-7 site - Yahoo News

A police officer holds back other policemen as some demonstrators do the same with their side after a contact during an anti-G7 rally near the venue of the G7 summit in the Sicilian town of Taormina, Italy, Saturday, May 27, 2017. A summit of the ...

Italian riot police deploy tear gas at anti-G7 protest - Daily Today’s

Police deployed tear gas after being rushed by 20 to 30 demonstrators at an anti-Group of Seven (G7) protest near the site of the summit, according to a dpa reporter at the scene of the incident. 27 May 2017. 4. 0. SHARE. Facebook · Twitter. About 1 ...

Italian riot police tear gas G-7 protesters - PBS NewsHour

Demonstrators run away from tear gas during a demonstration against the G7 summit in Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy, on May 27, 2017. Photo by Guglielmo Mangiapane/Reuters. TAORMINA, Sicily — Italian police have used tear gas against anarchists, ...

Africa, so close yet so far from G7 summit - Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release) (registration)

It's a powerful symbol: Seven of the world's richest countries gathered in Sicily, a Mediterranean island on whose shores rickety migrant boats from northern Africa regularly wash up. But while migration and the vast continent on Sicily's southern ...

G-7 summit protesters rail against immigration, capitalism as leaders fly overhead - USA TODAY

GIARDINI NAXOS, Sicily – As the Group of Seven summit wrapped up Saturday, thousands demonstrated in the streets, rallying around dozens of issues from immigration to capitalism and everything in between. Protesters likely numbered more than the up to ...

Scuffles break out, tear gas fired at end of G7 protest - Yahoo Singapore News

Demonstrators protest against the G7 summit in Giardini Naxos near Taormina, Sicily, Italy, May 27, 2017. REUTERS/Yara Nardi. More. By Steve Scherer and Sasa Kavic. GIARDINI NAXOS, Italy (Reuters) - A group of protesters sought to break through a ...

G7 ready to work with Russia in resolving Syria crisis - TASS

TAORMINA /Italy/, May 27. /TASS/. G7 leaders have voiced their readiness to work with Russia in resolving the Syria crisis, said G7 Taormina Leaders' Communique, adopted on Saturday following two-day G7 summit in the Italian resort of Taormina. "If ...

Violent clashes, tear gas at G7 protest in Taormina, Italy as summit ends (VIDEO) - RT

A G7 protest in Taormina, Italy resulted in violent clashes with the police, who were seen deploying tear gas at protesters. The violence erupted as the protesters reportedly veered off the approved route and approached a police checkpoint. A small ...

The Late: France's Macron urges Trump to stay in Paris pact - Atlanta Journal Constitution

French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during a G7 closing news conference in the Sicilian town of Taormina, Italy, Saturday, May 27, 2017. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini). TAORMINA, Sicily. The Latest on Group of Seven summit (all times local):.

Protesters rally in Italy against G7 summit - Panorama.am

Clashes have broken out between police and protesters at the Group of Seven (G7) summit in Lucca, northern Italy, where top officials are meeting to discuss pressing international issues, including potential anti-Russian sanctions. Russia Today reports ...

The Late: Macron praises Trump's ability to listen - Atlanta Journal Constitution

US President Donald J. Trump after a group photo on the second day of the G7 Summit at the Hotel San Domenico in Taormina, Sicily, Italy, 27 May 2017. (Angelo Carconi/ANSA via AP). TAORMINA, Sicily. The Latest on Group of Seven summit (all times local):.

G7 leaders sign Declaration on fight against terrorism - AzerNews

G7 leaders signed a declaration on combating terrorism and extremism at the summit in the Italian city of Taormina, azertac reported. The signing ceremony was broadcast live in the summit's press center. Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni said G7 ...

G7 discusses migration, development with African leaders in Italy - Xinhua

TAORMINA, Italy, May 27 (Xinhua) -- Leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) nations met with African heads of state and government on Saturday at the Italian town of Taormina, discussing issues like migration, development, among others. Leaders of Kenya ...

G7 leaders turn to discussion of Africa, with Italy desperate to stem migrant exodus across Mediterranean - Telegraph.co.uk

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni welcomes Guinean President and Chairman of the African Union Alpha Conde as he arrives at the Hotel San Domenico on the second day of the G7 summit of Heads of State and of Government, on May 27, 2017 in ...

Protests at G7 Meeting – All Shops Ordered Closed Saturday - Net Newsledger

Protestors wearing masks depicting the leaders of the G7 countries pose for a selfie during a demonstration organised by Oxfam in Giardini Naxos, Sicily, Italy May 25, 2017. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez. By Steve Scherer. GIARDINI NAXOS, Italy (Reuters) ...