The announcement came on a day that saw the G7 leaders openly mock the macho image of their absent adversary Vladimir Putin.
- by Andrea Shalal
Jamaica’s PM told Prince William the island wants to be a republic as soon as possible. So why does it want to run the Commonwealth?
- by Latika Bourke
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe told Parliament that “no country or organisation in the world” would give them fuel. “We are now seeing signs of a possible fall to rock bottom.”
- by Krishan Francis
The US president had vowed to make Saudi Arabia “pay the price, and make them, in fact, the pariah that they are” over the killing of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
- by Jarrett Renshaw and Nandita Bose
It’s been a war of whisky, schnapps, flags and land boundaries - now everyone is happy.
- by Ian Austen
After failing in his a presidential bid, his main rival, Jean-Luc Melenchon, now wants to be prime minister in Macron’s government.
- by Tassilo Hummel
Booed at his first appearance at the Jubilee, Johnson could face a leadership spill as soon as Monday or Tuesday over partygate.
- by Tony Diver
Between 100 and 200 diplomats dropped the traditional reserve that often defines their work to take to the streets and the internet.
- by Elaine Ganley
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s government has been pressing for the internationally recognised name Turkey to be changed to “Türkiye” (tur-key-YAY) as it is spelt and pronounced in Turkish.
Macron reminded PM Albanese of the “deep breach of trust” which had occurred in an ugly chapter in Franco-Australian relations last year following the cancellation of a $90 billion submarine contract.
- by Rob Harris