Group of Seven, G7 leaders are meeting in Cornwall, England to discuss agreements on global taxes and COVID-19 vaccine distribution.
Top leaders representing Western democracies are gathering from Friday through the weekend. The United Kingdom is hosting the event, to be attended by heads of government from the US, Canada, France, Germany, Italy and Japan. Leaders from South Africa, Australia and South Korea are also attending the meeting. The US President Joe Biden is on a first trip abroad to attend the meet, since taking office in January.
Group of Seven (G7) foreign ministers began their consultations in early May to discuss Western pushback against Russia and China, the Coronavirus, economic recovery and climate change.