Angela Merkel's G7, tired and aimless leadership

Ms. Merkel as chair tried, but largely failed, to get her colleagues to focus on the cycle of key global events where real leadership is essential.

PMO photo: Jason Ransom
G7 leaders chat prior to the official family photo in Elmau, Germany on June 7.
John Sinclair
Published: Wednesday, 06/10/2015 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 06/10/2015 12:00 am EDT

German Chancellor Angela Merkel chose a mock Bavarian castle for last weekend's G7 summit. The content had its now inevitable predictability.

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