• Trump continues calls for Russia to be readmitted to the G7 despite pushback from allies

    11 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump said Saturday that Russia would be an "asset" if it were allowed back into the G7.
    Russia was kicked out of the alliance in 2014 after it invaded Ukraine and annexed the territory of Crimea.
    Trump blamed former President Barack Obama for Russia's actions, adding, "With that being said, it's been done a long time."
    Trump has long exhibited a fascination toward Russia, and there are several reasons why the president would want the Russian leader to have a seat at the table.
    Russia also has a lot to gain from the US's increased isolation from its closest...
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