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The Takeaway

G-20 Summit in Russia Tests Relations Between Obama and Putin

Thursday, September 05, 2013

Today marks day one of the G-20 summit in St. Petersburg, and the crisis in Syria will be hard to ignore due to the lingering tension between President Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin. Joining us to explain is Edward Lucas, international editor of The Economist and author of “Deception: Spies, Lies and How Russia Dupes the West.”

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The Brian Lehrer Show

G-20 and the Euro Zone

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Simon Kennedy, Bloomberg News European Economy reporter, explains how leaders are addressing the Euro Zone crisis at the G-20 summit in Mexico, and what plan might emerge to stabilize the world economy.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Food Summit

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Reporter with Dow Jones Newswires, Caroline Henshaw, talks about the G-20's first ever agriculture ministers' summit.

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The Washington Report

WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, November 08, 2010

The NYT's David Sanger joins Kerry Nolan to discuss President Obama's 10-day Asian tour, including what to expect at the G-20 Summit in South Korea.

The Takeaway

After Financial Overhaul, Obama Hopeful as G-20 Begins

Friday, June 25, 2010

On the heels of the House and Senate deal on financial reform, President Barack Obama is heading to Toronto for the latest G-20 summit. "This weekend in Toronto I hope we can build on this progress by co-ordinating our efforts to promote economic growth, to pursue financial reform and to strengthen the global economy," the president said during a press conference outside the White House this morning.

To give us a breakdown of what will be on the docket at the G-20, we turn to Newsweek and Slate columnist Dan Gross.

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The Washington Report

WQXR's The Washington Report

Monday, June 21, 2010

David Sanger, Chief Washington Correspondent for the NYT, joins WQXR's Kerry Nolan to discuss BP's compensation fund, the upcoming G-20 summit, and China's announcement it will let the yuan appreciate.

WQXR News

WQXR's The Washington Report

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

David Sanger, Chief Washington Correspondent for the NYT, joins WQXR's Kerry Nolan to discuss BP, the upcoming G-20 summit, and China's announcement it will let the yuan gradually appreciate.

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Studio 360

As American as Andy Warhol

Wednesday, September 30, 2009

Handpicked by President Obama as the host city of last week's G-20 economic conference, Pittsburgh may finally be getting its due.

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The Takeaway

G-20 Protestors Clash With Police

Friday, September 25, 2009

The long-awaited G-20 Summit gets under way this week as Pittsburgh opens its doors to leaders from 20 of the world's largest economic powers, along with the legions of protesters who come with them. As the summit began, protestors marched toward the city center and soon clashed with police, who fired pepper spray and rubbert bullets into the crowd. The protesters clogged streets, banged on drums and chanted. For more, we speak to Mackenzie Carpenter, reporter for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

Here's some footage from the protests in Pittsburgh:

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