G7 summit begins in shadow of Ukraine war

By Sarah Marsh and Philip Blenkinsop
Updated June 26 2022 - 7:31am, first published 7:29am
US President Joe Biden has arrived in Germany and will meet fellow G7 leaders at Schloss Elmau.

German Chancellor Olaf Scholz will welcome leaders of the Group of Seven rich democracies to a three-day summit in the Bavarian Alps overshadowed by the war in Ukraine and its far-reaching consequences, from energy shortages to a food crisis.