5/25/2020, 4:30 AM (Source: TeleTrader)
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Trump: Having G7 in Washington important for world

United States President Donald Trump said that the G7 summit should take place in Washington DC despite the coronavirus pandemic as holding the event is "very important."

"Having the G7 meeting in Washington is very important for those countries, and the World!" Trump tweeted.

Earlier, US National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien said the US received a "great response" from other G7 members about plans to go ahead with the summit and insisted the Trump administration will ensure a "safe envirnment" for the participants.

Breaking the News / NP