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G7 ‘huge opportunity’ for global COVID-19 pandemic recovery: PM Johnson

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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday hailed the first in-person G7 summit in nearly two years as a “huge opportunity” to kickstart recovery from the coronavirus pandemic.

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Opening the first session of the leaders’ meeting in Cornwall in southwest England, the summit host said a more equitable future for the world was essential.

“We need to make sure that when we recover, we level up and we build back better. We have a huge opportunity to do that as G7,” he added.

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