The leaders of seven of the world’s biggest economies are in Canada for what could be the most acrimonious G7 summit in years.
Donald Trump’s tariffs on steel and aluminium imports have caused outrage and a war of words with other world leaders.
The U.S. president also finds himself virtually isolated on the Iran nuclear deal and climate change.
A showdown seems imminent.
So are we closer to a trade war that could derail the global economy?
And will America First leave America Behind?
Presenter: Elizabeth Puranam
Colin Robertson, former Canadian diplomat and Vice President of the Canadian Global Affairs Institute.
Inderjeet Parmar, Department of International Politics at City, University of London.
Seijiro Takeshita, Dean at the School of Management and Information at the University of Shizuoka.
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