G-7 to agree to step up pressure on Russia with sanctions over war

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Finance chiefs from the Group of Seven major developed countries are expected to agree to step up sanctions pressure on Russia over its invasion of Ukraine as they wrap up their two-day meeting on Friday. The group's finance ministers and central bankers are also set to include in their communique a pledge to provide Ukraine with further financial support after discussions in Koenigswinter, near the German city of Bonn. They are also likely to confirm a coordinated response to global economic issues including rising fuel prices, food insecurity and high inflation stemming from the war in Ukrai...

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