Gist of G-20 chair statement on meeting of finance chiefs

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The following is the gist of a press release issued by Indonesia, chair of the Group of 20 major economies, following a meeting of their finance chiefs in Washington on Wednesday. G-20 members: -- are deeply concerned about the humanitarian crisis and the economic impact of the war in Ukraine. -- shared the view that the war and related actions will hinder the global economic recovery. -- underlined the crucial role of the G-20 as the premier forum for international economic cooperation. -- expressed concerns about the wider and persistent inflationary pressures. Indonesia says: -- presidency ...

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