Protesters with a range of grievances have turned out to show their opposition to the G7 summit taking place in Quebec. DW’s Clare Richardson asked demonstrators why they object to the gathering.
Donald Trump is not very popular in Canada nor in the country's French-speaking province Quebec. So with the US president there for the G7 meeting, why were there no large protests against him?
As is routine whenever the leaders of the Group of Seven or G7 countries gather, Quebec City is bracing for protests. But its inhabitants are taking the high-level meeting and the protests in stride.
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Just when it seemed that the G7 leaders had eked out a joint communique and avoided an open rift, Donald Trump, in a stunning Twitter turnaround, retracted his endorsement. It's probably better that way.
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