Flags are seen prior to the G7 summit at the European Council headquarters on June 4, 2014 in Brussels
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G7 Summit news briefing

A news briefing is being held ahead of the G7 Summit, which is expected to be dominated by the Ukraine crisis.

European Council President Herman Van Rompuy and European Commission President José Manuel Barroso are speaking in Brussels, where leaders will gather later.

Russia has been excluded from the annual gathering, which it had been due to host, in response to its actions in Ukraine.

  • 04 Jun 2014
  • From the section Europe
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