US President Donald Trump has called for Russia to be readmitted to the G8 club during the meeting with G7 leaders in Biarritz.
As The Guardian reports on its website, Trump had a discussion with G7 leaders during the dinner.
It is noted that the discussion led to intense debate.
The American leader was supported by the outgoing Prime Minister of Italy Giuseppe Conte. The Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe remained neutral. The rest of the G7 leaders announced the inadmissiblity of Russia`s return.
Earlier, the US president spoke about work on the readmission of Russia to the G7.