G8 Summit round-up
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- 17 June 2013
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- 19 June 2013, see all updates
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Learn more about the UK's G8 Summit 2013 in Lough Erne, Northern Ireland.
The G8 Summit took place on 17 – 18 June 2013.
Catch up with all the events from the summit:
- videos from the G8 Summit
- official photos from the G8 Summit
- communiqués and other documents from the G8 Summit
- round-up of events at the G8 Summit
- further information on the G8
Key events and announcements
The Prime Minister arrived in Lough Erne on Sunday night (16 June).
Leaders attended bilaterals in the afternoon. A global economy working session was held in the evening and a communiqué was issued.
At the end of the summit, the 2013 Lough Erne G8 leaders’ communiqué was issued, setting out the commitments made by the G8 leaders.
After the summit, the Prime Minister made a statement in the House of Commons.
What is the G8?
The G8 is a forum that brings together 8 global leaders to address international issues and tackle the most pressing global challenges. Find out more about the G8.
The Presidency of the G8 rotates each calendar year. The UK holds the Presidency throughout 2013. Read about:
Published: 17 June 2013
Updated: 19 June 2013
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- Updated schedule and story so far.
- New live video stream added on 18 June 2013
- Added link to news story: 'G8 Summit: negotiations for historic EU-US trade deal announced'
- First published.