Friday, 8 June 2018

seven minus one

Though it is not often that something momentous comes out of such summits, world leaders seem poised to make the G7 conference in Québec a showcase on the fraying ties amongst the United States and its traditional allies. Not expecting a warm-reception, Trump apparently is grumbling about attending the meeting at all and will depart early on Saturday and head directly to Singapore for his on again one-on-one meeting with Kim Jung Un.