A photo of the G7 members meeting online shows how the coronavirus pandemic is even impacting world leaders’ workflow
- G7 leaders met Monday using video conferencing software.
- A photo of the meeting that journalist Alvin Lum shared on Twitter shows how the novel coronavirus is impacting the work of the world’s most powerful leaders.
- The leaders met to help form a joint strategy for combating the COVID-19 pandemic, which has now infected more than 169,000 people and killed at least 6,500 worldwide.
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Even the leaders of the world’s most powerful nations have to conduct business via video conference these days.
The G7 leaders met video on Monday to discuss the global COVID-19 pandemic.
In a photo posted to Twitter by journalist Alvin Lum, US President Donald Trump, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, and Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte can be seen on a video call.
The subject of the call, according to CNN, was how the G7 nations could coordinate their responses to the virus as tensions arise between European nations and the United States over travel restrictions and vaccine development.
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[Source: Business Insider]