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G8

The 8 wealthiest, most influential and most industrially advanced democratic nations: Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, UK, US.
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The G8 and Global Governance Series, produced jointly with Ashgate Publishing, is the world's only publication devoted solely to the G8 Summit process.
The percentage of people who found the city friendly - which was considered a major factor in making the G8 Summit the most informal for years - had risen to 55 per cent from 28 per cent in 1994, according to latest survey.
France wants preparations for the Sochi G8 summit to be suspended," Laurent Fabius told French radio, "until our Russian partners have returned to principles compatible with those of the G7 and G8.
The event which brought together the world's most powerful leaders to discuss trade, tax and transparency, was described by the Prime Minister as the "safest G8 summit in memory".
ON three separate occasions at the G8 summit, Barack Obama referred to George Osborne as Jeffrey.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- The next G8 summit will take place in the Southern Russian Black Sea resort of Sochi in June 2014, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced.
Both sides at the conference must engage seriously and constructively," they said in a final communique, issued after the annual G8 summit in Lough Erne, Northern Ireland.
The agreement came as leaders of the world's most powerful countries gathered in Northern Ireland for a G8 summit which was overshadowed by international tensions over the civil war in Syria.
The steel-ringed fences topped in barbed wire that have been erected around the Lough Erne golf resort provide an uneasy backdrop for the UK's presidency of the G8 summit of world leaders as it gets under way in Northern Ireland.
Supporters of the Enough Food for Everyone IF campaign were at Holyhead yesterday to send hundreds of messages calling for action to end world hunger to the leaders of the world's richest countries, who are meeting in Enniskillen for the G8 summit.
A tourism chief in Northern Ireland has said that the G8 summit will provide his office with a rare and valuable opportunity to showcase Northern Ireland to the world.
POLICE officers from Cleveland will be part of the security presence at the G8 summit being held on Northern Ireland.