Canada: Canada against resumption of Russia in G7 group
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Ottawa (AFP) Canada has spoken out against Russia's speedy resumption of G7 membership. Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said Thursday that Russia must first withdraw from the annexed Crimean peninsula and end the war in eastern Ukraine. In principle, however, everyone would welcome Russia joining the circle of states that are committed to the rule of law and democracy.