Pool report #2 - G-20 Family Photo

From: "Phillip, Abby"
Date: July 7, 2017 at 1:27:05 PM GMT+2
Subject: Pool report #2 - G-20 Family Photo

At 12:57 pm, another batch of world leaders were welcomed to the G-20 by Chancellor Merkel.

A few minutes later, the background that had been set up for the welcome pictures lifted and revealed the platform for the G 20 "family photo."

Led by UK PM Theresa May and IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde, the G 20 group filed back in front of the cameras and took their places on the podium.

After a few minutes, President Trump emerged from behind the stage and was approached by Jim Yong Kim, head of the World Bank.

He chatted some more with Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, head of the African Union Yayi Boni, Indonesian president Jokowi to whom he could be seen responding "I will".

He took his place in the front row, stage right, between Indonesian President Joko Widodo and French President Emanuel Macron.

He chatted for a good while with Macron as he walked out, before being approached by Dutch PM Mark Rutte and again by Kim.

At 11:11 pm, the leaders left the room.

Holding now for a spray of Trump's bilateral meeting with Mexico.

Thank you to my co-pooler, AFP's Andrew Beatty for the assist.

Sent from my iPhone.

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