But France's own living conditions vary widely across the country
French President Emmanuel Macron told Russian President Vladimir Putin that he must respect democratic principles as they held a joint press conference in France.
Emmanuel Macron will host Vladimir Putin before the G7 with Paris hoping to get Russia to help end the conflict in east Ukraine.
Euronews is preparing a special series on inequality and poverty in Europe, key themes of the forthcoming G7 summit in France.
A German journalist has been expelled from France ahead of the G7 Summit in Biarritz as security tightens.
The Group of Seven (G7) is an international gathering of some of the world's largest economies. This year, economists expect world leaders to discuss trade and technology.
"The leitmotiv of all these people is that they have already marched for the climate this year but they want to go a little further," a spokesperson for the camp told Euronews.
The G7 finance ministers and central bank governors agreed that large tech companies such as Google, Amazon, Facebook or Apple can be taxed in the countries in which they make money, even without being physically present there.
Paris defied U.S. President Donald Trump last week by passing a tax on big digital firms' revenues in France despite a threat from him to launch a probe that could lead to trade tariffs.
Washington refuses to sign up to a G7 statement on climate change.
Anti-G7 protesters rallied in the Italian city of Bologna on Sunday (June 11) during a meeting of Group of Seven ministers.
The rest of the world urgently needs to understand America for what it has now become. Behind the Potemkin-like façade of a functioning democracy is a political system run by corporate interests.
As the G7 leaders arrive home after their summit in Sicily, some 1500 migrants have been taken ashore in Naples by the charity Doctors Without
While G-7 leaders were working on their final joint communique on Saturday (27 May), the British charity Oxfam staged a protest to draw attention to migrants, displaced people and…
There were scuffles in Sicily on Saturday as protesters tried break through a police cordon protecting world leaders at this year’s G7.
Climate change remains a sticking point, but some progress is made on trade at the G7.
G7 leaders have agreed new measures to tackle terrorism including plans for internet companies to do more to take down extremist material online
Giant puppets of world leaders attempting to pull Donald Trump towards the Paris climate deal … just one of the scenes at the G7 summit in Sicily
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A new UNICEF report reveals the number of refugee and migrant children travelling alone has reached a record high.
Finance chiefs from the world's richest nations are pressing the US not to break global consensus in areas such as trade and financial regulation.
Vladimir Putin says Russia has information that the US is planning to launch new missile strikes on Syria. The Russian president also says there are plans to fake chemical weapons attacks in Syria.
Turkey's health minister is quoted as saying traces of sarin gas have been found on the bodies of those who died in Khan Sheikhoun last week.
Police wielding batons managed to push the protesters back. Italian media are reporting that five or six police officers were slightly injured during the scuffles.