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#G20

# g20 - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Donald Trump plans meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in 2019

The pair are hoping to follow-up their historic summit in Singapore in June.

# g20 - Friday 30 November, 2018

Saudi Arabia's leader meets Trump and others for first time since journalist's killing

The summit marks a quick return to the international stage for Prince Mohammed after the kingdom came under fire for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Argentina are to use Brexit to increase their claims on the Falkland Islands G20

Argentina are to use Brexit to increase their claims on the Falkland Islands

If Britain leaves the European Union without a deal, the Falklands’ economy could be dealt a hammer blow.

# g20 - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Tom Clonan: 'If cool heads prevail, the Kerch situation should not escalate ... but we don't live in a time of cool heads'

How the Russia-Ukraine naval clash may play out in a Trump and Brexit world.

# g20 - Wednesday 19 July, 2017

Donald Trump had a second meeting with Vladimir Putin that no-one knew about

It has emerged that the two spoke at a dinner on the final night of the recent G20 summit.

# g20 - Monday 10 July, 2017

Trump joins Angela Merkel in defending Ivanka's presence at G20 summit

Ivanka’s presence at the summit has been criticised.

# g20 - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Angela Merkel defends Ivanka Trump being seated at G20 leaders' table

As the G20 summit ends, world leaders take stock of each other.

Cars torched, supermarkets looted and 200 officers injured in anti-G20 protests

Police have been attacked with iron rods and petrol bombs.

# g20 - Friday 7 July, 2017

Protesters and police clash violently on first day of G20 summit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel condemned the violent protests as “unacceptable”.

Trump 'raised concerns of American people' with Putin at start of G20 talks today Election Meddling This post contains videos

Trump 'raised concerns of American people' with Putin at start of G20 talks today

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that neither of the pair wanted to stop talking once they’d started.

Scores of police injured in violent protests ahead of Trump-Putin showdown at G20 Hamburg This post contains videos

Scores of police injured in violent protests ahead of Trump-Putin showdown at G20

The G20 summit is being hosted in the German city of Hamburg.

# g20 - Thursday 6 July, 2017

'Welcome to hell': Police turn on water cannon as thousands protest at G20 summit

Protesters were dispersed as riot police charged the demonstration.

Cars for beef: Japan and the EU have signed a 'huge' trade deal but not everyone's happy

Both parties think it will give a boost to their economies.

# g20 - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

German police use water cannon on G20 protestors

Over 100,000 protesters are expected on the streets of Hamburg on Friday.

# g20 - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

'We're only human': Berlin police remorseful after wild partying costs them G20 duty

“They drank, danced, pissed and, yes, apparently also bonked, as our press officer put it so well,” the police statement said.

# g20 - Saturday 10 September, 2016

North Korea calls South Korean president a 'dirty prostitute'

The country has sought to justify its weapons programme as a defence against US nuclear “blackmail”.

# g20 - Monday 5 September, 2016

The Apple tax ruling is being talked about at the G20 summit in China

Jean-Claude Juncker has defended the decision after attacks from the US

North Korea launches three ballistic missiles as world leaders meet at G20

The missiles were fired into the Sea of Japan without navigational warning being given to that country.

# g20 - Sunday 4 September, 2016

Power games: China didn't make things easy for Barack Obama landing in Hangzhou Out The Back Door This post contains videos

Power games: China didn't make things easy for Barack Obama landing in Hangzhou

There was no staircase and there were squabbles with the US media.

# g20 - Monday 30 March, 2015

Immigration officer accidentally leaked world leaders' passport numbers

An email with the details was inadvertently sent to the wrong person by an Australian immigration department worker.

# g20 - Saturday 15 November, 2014

And he's off... Vladimir Putin's heading home from the G20 early

Putin’s camp deny that the Russian President is bowing out under pressure from Western leaders, who have accused him of “bullying” Ukraine.

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Catch up as you wake up.

# g20 - Friday 6 September, 2013

G20 fails to heal rift on Syria at Russia talks

Putin has emerged as one of the most implacable critics of military intervention against the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

# g20 - Thursday 5 September, 2013

EU and China warn against Syria strikes as G20 assemble in St Petersburg

EU Council President Herman Van Rompuy urged caution as Russian President Vladir Putin said the Syrian conflict would be discussed over dinner.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Good morning! Here are nine things you want to know as you start your day

# g20 - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Obama cancels Putin summit, says Russia displaying a new "Cold War" mentality Cooling Off This post contains videos

Obama cancels Putin summit, says Russia displaying a new "Cold War" mentality

Washington has called off a one-on-one meeting between the two leaders, which had been due to take place on the fringes of next month’s G20 summit.

# g20 - Monday 5 August, 2013

British police make settlement over Ian Tomlinson death at G20 protests G20

British police make settlement over Ian Tomlinson death at G20 protests

Ian Tomlinson, 47, was hit with a baton and shoved by a riot policeman and later collapsed and died at the G20 protests in London in 2009.

# g20 - Monday 17 June, 2013

UK 'tapped phones and emails' of other countries at G20 summits

The Guardian says diplomats at a finance ministers’ summit in 2009 were tapped – on the day that a British-hosted G8 begins.

# g20 - Friday 4 January, 2013

'The Sun' places ad in Argentinian paper defending Falklands policy

The tabloid has advertised in an English-language newspaper telling Argentina’s president: ‘Hands off.’

# g20 - Thursday 3 January, 2013

British PM refuses demands to return Falkland Islands to Argentina

David Cameron has today dismissed a renewed call by Argentine President Cristina Kirchner for Britain to return the disputed Falkland Islands.

# g20 - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

Explainer: Have Spain and Italy been 'bailed out'?

Germany has reportedly relented and will allow the ESM to buy bonds directly, which could save Spain and Italy.

WikiLeaks founder Assange seeks Ecuador asylum

Julian Assange yesterday walked into Ecuador’s embassy in London and applied for political asylum in a sensational bid to avoid extradition to Sweden over alleged sex crimes.

# g20 - Friday 20 April, 2012

Finance ministers agree to pump €325bn more into IMF

The world’s 20 largest economies will put $430bn more into the IMF in order to boost its lending capacity.

# g20 - Saturday 25 February, 2012

Greece and firewalls: Europe tops G20 finance ministers' agenda G20

Greece and firewalls: Europe tops G20 finance ministers' agenda

“We still have to build the mother of all firewalls,” warned the head of the OECD at the meeting in Mexico City.

# g20 - Monday 19 December, 2011

Euro members agree €150bn in new loans to IMF - but UK opts out

George Osborne told EU finance ministers that Britain would only act as part of a G20 plan, and not within the EU.

# g20 - Saturday 5 November, 2011

Merkel says eurozone recovery will take ten years

Meanwhile Greece has entered political deadlock in a bid to form a coalition government…

Greek prime minister survives confidence vote

George Papandreou has made a pledge to step aside if necessary, and has called for a new coalition government.

# g20 - Friday 4 November, 2011

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

G20 leaders unveil plans, pledge to reinvigorate economic growth G20

G20 leaders unveil plans, pledge to reinvigorate economic growth

The group have published their final communiqué, which includes their decisions on climate change, energy markets, fossil fuels – and not allowing a return to ‘pre-crisis behaviours in the financial sector’.

Here's what G20 leaders are discussing to tackle the crisis G20

Here's what G20 leaders are discussing to tackle the crisis

With the eurozone in turmoil, world leaders are looking for solutions. This is what’s on the table…

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