Russia considers “counterproductive” their expulsion from the G8

Russia considered this tuesday counterproductive marginalizing it of the G8 by the Crimea crisis. Dmitry Peskov, spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Russia is willing to maintain contacts with the countries of the G8, but believes that the unwillingness of...

Russia is expelled from the G8

In The Hague, the G7 leaders (Germany, France, UK, Italy, Canada, USA and Japan) and the European Union met to address the crisis in Ukraine, an initiative of the U.S. President, Barack Obama. That group of potencies has returned to the format of seven partners, instead of eight,...