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G20 nations call for keeping global warming under 1.5°C

G20 nations call for keeping global warming under 1.5°C

The Group of Twenty nations call for measures to keep climate change at a level of 1.5°C, according to the G20 Leaders’ Declaration passed on Sunday. "We remain committed to the Paris Agreement goal to hold the global …

Lavrov explained Putin's remote presence at the G20 summit

Lavrov explained Putin's remote presence at the G20 summit

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that there is no connection between vaccination and the online presence of Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 summit. "With regard to vaccines and the physical presence (of …

G20 leaders agree to facilitate access to vaccines

G20 leaders agree to facilitate access to vaccines

G-20 leaders have pledged to scale up vaccine supplies and improve access to them. They called on the private sector to help with this. The G20 adopted a corresponding communiqué. Leaders of 20 countries will take steps to increase …

Erdogan completes meeting with Biden

Erdogan completes meeting with Biden

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met with his American counterpart Joe Biden on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Rome, Anadolu Agency reports. The talks between the heads of state were held in a closed format and lasted about 70 …

Erdogan-Biden summit kicks off in Rome

Erdogan-Biden summit kicks off in Rome

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is meeting with American leader Joe Biden on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Rome, Anadolu Agency reports. It is noted that the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the republic, Mevlut Cavusoglu, is …

Russia's budget to be in surplus current year, Putins says

Russia's budget to be in surplus current year, Putins says

In 2021, the Russian budget will be in surplus, Russian President Vladimir Putin said during an online speech at the G20 summit in Rome. "In Russia, in 2020, against the backdrop of large-scale measures to support the population, …

G20 summit kicks off in Rome

G20 summit kicks off in Rome

The Group of 20 (G20) leading industrialized nations begin a two-day summit in Rome on Saturday with climate action and the COVID-19 pandemic set to dominate the talks, Deutsche Welle informs. The G20 bloc, which …

Erdogan travels to Italy and the UK

Erdogan travels to Italy and the UK

In the next few days, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan will visit Italy and Great Britain. This was reported by the Public Relations Department of the Turkish Presidential Administration. The visit to Italy is scheduled for …

Biden heads to G20 to talk energy prices, supply chain woes

Biden heads to G20 to talk energy prices, supply chain woes

U.S. President Joe Biden heads to a meeting of G20 leaders in Europe this week to discuss energy prices, the Iranian nuclear program and supply chain issues, U.S. national security adviser Jake Sullivan said. Biden will also seek to …

G20 tackles Afghan crisis at special summit

G20 tackles Afghan crisis at special summit

Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi hosted a special summit of the Group of 20 major economies on Tuesday to discuss Afghanistan, as worries grow about a looming humanitarian disaster following the Taliban's return to power. …

Special G20 summit on Afghanistan to be held in September

Special G20 summit on Afghanistan to be held in September

The G20 special summit, dedicated to the crisis situation in Afghanistan, where power has seized the radical Taliban movement (banned in Russia), is due to take place in September this year, according to the Italian newspaper Il Giornale. …

Blinken urges greater global cooperation post-Covid

Blinken urges greater global cooperation post-Covid

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken called for empowering multilateral institutions to defeat Covid-19. "Multilateralism is our best tool for tackling the global challenges we face, whether the COVID-19 pandemic, climate crisis, …

International tourist arrivals drop 73% due to COVID-19

International tourist arrivals drop 73% due to COVID-19

International tourist arrivals dropped 73% globally in 2020 and nearly 62 million travel and tourism jobs have been lost globally as a result of the pandemic, according to the World Travel and Tourism Council. The G20 ministers said in …

Azerbaijan invited to attend G20 Summit in Italy

Azerbaijan invited to attend G20 Summit in Italy

Azerbaijan has been invited to take part in the next G20 Summit, according to Inter Press Service (IPS). Until now, 38 countries have been invited, from Azerbaijan to Chad, from Denmark to Laos, from Sweden to Zimbabwe. The …

Putin defines main tasks of G20 countries

Putin defines main tasks of G20 countries

The long-term and large-scale unemployment and poverty are the main risks globally, Russian President Vladimir Putin said speaking today at the G20 summit. The official web-site of the Russian President provides …