After handshakes and concert, G20 seeks “difficult” consensus

By Paul Carrel and Thomas Escritt HAMBURG, Jul 8 : Leaders from the world’s top economies meet to forge a consensus on trade and climate change today after setting their staff to work through the night to find agreements that eluded them on the first day of their summit. Germany’s Angela Merkel treated the leaders […]

Putin plane makes detour avoiding Poland, Baltics on way to G20 – flight tracker

By Andrius Sytas VILNIUS, Jul 7 : A plane carrying Russian President Vladimir Putin to the G20 summit in Germany took a detour of about 500 km (300 miles) rather than flying over NATO members Poland or the Baltic states, data from a flight tracker showed. According to the FlightRadar24 website, a Russian government jet […]