On June 16, it became quite obvious that the wave of street protests in Hong Kong last week that swept through Hong Kong was not a local, but a large-scale and systemic phenomenon that will continue.
The G-20 summit in Argentina, as experts had expected, did not end with a breakthrough on multilateral topics. The United States opposed “rule-based international order” protectionism as a “threat”. The joint statement, under pressure from Donald Trump, included a clause on the need to reform the WTO, where countries disadvantaged by US tariffs win the courts against the United States. But with the same pressure from Trump the climate consensus did not take place - the United States will continue the course towards a boycott of the Paris Agreement - and on the issue of migration. The White House does not want to risk jobs in the United States in the name of combating global warming and does not believe that “joint efforts” are needed to overcome the effects of migration.
The G-20 summit is traditionally one of the most iconic world events, to which everyone’s attention is riveted. From November 30 to December 1, this global forum will be held in the capital of Argentina - Buenos Aires.
The mere fact that U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin were able to meet and hold a substantive discussion on July 7 is itself remarkable given the insane atmosphere of paranoia in the U.S.
President of the United States Donald Trump, before the meeting with the head of the Russian state Vladimir Putin in Hamburg at the G20 summit said that he thought about Russia and what US policy would be towards Russian direction in his keynote s
The trend that we are now observing at these G-20 summits is the clear shifting of power from the West to the East.