G-7 meeting that took place on Friday and Saturday was unprecedently unfriendly with Trump creating tension and even leaving before summit was ever over in order to prepare for the historic meeting with Kim Jong Un. Trump was also alienated by the other world leaders because his international policies are proving to be more and more unpopular within world politicians.
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