Afghanistan suspends security talks with US
President's office announces suspension, saying the US has been "inconsistent in statement and action" over Taliban.
British admits the war in Iraq was wrong, PM’s statement implied
Cited by The Telegraph, British PM David Cameron said he had "learnt the lessons of Iraq" when world leaders at the G8 summit in Northern Ireland set out an agreed blueprint for the future of Syria
G-8 leaders support political solution to Syria
Although the fate of Syrian President Bashar Assad split the Group of 8 summit, leaders manage to come up with a statement of common goals. BEIRUT — Global economic leaders, including the United States and Russia, reiterated support Tuesday for a political solution to the Syrian civil war, backing a plan for a transitional government hammered out last year in Geneva.
G-8 Presses On Despite Syria Differences
Leaders from the Group of Eight are trying to avoid a diplomatic rift over Syria, with officials attempting to craft a joint statement on the conflict despite differences between Russia and other members over the civil war.
Group of 8 Leaders Press Russia on Syria
With hours to go before the end of a two-day summit meeting, officials were struggling to draft a statement on the conflict that would be acceptable to Russia.