When he said, "It may not be politically correct, but we have a world to run", you have to wonder who he meant by "we". But Russia was suspended from the group in 2014 after it annexed the Crimean peninsula from Ukraine.
Trump said on Friday that Russian Federation should have attended a Group of Seven summit in Canada over the weekend, an idea that even Moscow seemed to reject saying it was focused on other formats.
European Union Council President Donald Tusk, British Prime Minister Theresa May, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, US President Donald Trump, French President Emmanuel Macron, European Union Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte gather for the media during the Family photo on the first day of the G7 Summit, on 8 June, 2018 in La Malbaie, Canada. Founded in 2001, it was originally conceived as a vehicle for resolving border issues, fighting terrorism and - more implicitly - to counter American influence in Central Asia after its invasion of Afghanistan.
Russian President Vladimir Putin says he's ready to meet with President Donald Trump whenever the U.S.is ready.
Putin says some nations including Austria have offered to host his summit with Trump.
In April, the White House confirmed the two leaders spoke in a phone call about meeting at the White House "in the 'not-too-distant-future".
Rouhani also had a bilateral meeting with Putin in Qingdao on Saturday and said more talks were needed between their two countries following Washington s "illegal" withdrawal, according to the Kremlin.More news: Royal visit to NZ confirmed
Russian President Vladimir Putin told the assembled leaders during Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit, that the USA withdrawal could "destabilize the situation" but Moscow still supports the "unconditional implementation" of the Iran nuclear deal.
Following the breakup of the USSR (Soviet Union) and the resignation of Mikhail Gorbachev, Boris Yeltsin was elected President of the Russian Soviet Federation Socialist Republic in 1993. In this regard, the United States' attempts to impose its own policies on others is a growing danger.
Putin noted that Russian Federation and China have emphasized the need for talks to reduce tensions.
Iranian Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei declared five basic conditions for Tehran's stay in the nuclear deal, namely that the European countries undertaking not to question Iran's ballistic missile program and Tehran's regional role, in addition to issuing a resolution condemning the USA for withdrawing from the agreement and providing guarantees including confronting United States sanctions and establishing banking relations with Iranian banks.
Iran has warned Europe that time is running out on saving an global deal on its nuclear program and reiterated its criticism of the United States for "unilateralism" by withdrawing from the accord.
Addressing the summit, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, whose country has an observer status in the group, said that Iran would expect other participants in the nuclear deal to provide guarantees that they would honor the agreement.