G8

(L-R) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Russian President Vladimir Putin, British Prime Minister David Cameron, US President Barack Obama, French President Francois Hollande, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta arrive for a family photo on the second day of the G8 Summit at Lough Erne, Northern Ireland, Britain, 18 June 2013. Leaders from Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, USA and UK are meeting at Lough Erne in Northern Ireland for the G8 Summit 17-18 June. The leaders were holding their second and final day of talks on 18 June, with the global economy and tax avoidance high on the agenda.

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On day two of the G8 Summit at Lough Erne, leaders take a walk on Tuesday in the area around the two connected lakes in Northern Ireland. From left to right, Shinzo Abe, Japanese prime minister, Angela Merkel, German chancellor, Vladimir Putin, Russian president, David Cameron, British prime minister, Barack Obama, US president, Francois Hollande, French president, Stephen Harper, Canadian prime minister, and Enrico Letta, Italian prime minister. The leaders are meeting for talks that include the global economy and tax avoidance

Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron welcomes Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel to the Lough Erne golf resort where the G8 summit is taking place in Enniskillen...Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron welcomes Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel to the Lough Erne golf resort where the G8 summit is taking place in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland June 17, 2013.

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UK Prime Minister David Cameron welcomes German Chancellor Angela Merkel to the Lough Erne golf resort where the G8 summit is taking place in Enniskillen, Northern Ireland.

Protestors masked as the G8 leaders  protest aboard the Big IF Flotilla as they sail past the international press centre, close to the G8 Summit in Lough Erne, Northern Ireland, Britain, 17 June 2013. Protestors called for an end to tax dodging. Leaders from Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Russia, USA and UK are meeting at Lough Erne in Northern Ireland for the G8 Summit 17-18 June.

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Protesters masked as the G8 leaders aboard the Big IF Flotilla sail past the international press centre, close to the G8 Summit in Lough Erne, Northern Ireland on Monday. Read more

Yarnbombers Purl 1 and Knit 1display some of the guerilla knitting and crocheting which they plan to use when they target next week's G8 summit, in the Mourne Mountains, near Newcastle, County Down

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Yarnbombers display some of the guerrilla knitting and crocheting which they plan to use when they target next week’s G8 summit, in the Mourne Mountains, near Newcastle, County Down on Thursday. Yarnbombing uses knitting or crochet work to make a statement in public, rather than graffiti or street art.

Carnival Against Capitalism protest

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A protester is arrested during the Carnival Against Capitalism demonstration in central London on Tuesday ahead of the G8 summit next week near Enniskillen, Northern Ireland.

 Demonstrators protest outside the G8 Foreign Ministers meeting in London, Britain, 11 April 2013. With US  Secretary of State John Kerry in attendance environmental campaigners voiced their opposition to the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. The Group of 8 brings together some of the world's leading economies and comprises Britain, the United States, Germany, France, Canada, Japan, Russia and Italy.

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Demonstrators protest outside the G8 Foreign Ministers’ meeting in London on Thursday. With US secretary of state John Kerry in attendance, environmental campaigners voiced their opposition to the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. The Group of 8 brings together some of the world’s leading economies and comprises Britain, the US, Germany, France, Canada, Japan, Russia and Italy.