International Secretary Dominic Raab has met US Secretary of State Antony Blinken as a part of the primary in-person G7 overseas ministers’ assembly for 2 years.
At a joint press convention in London on Monday, Dominic Raab spoke of “like-minded nations” coming collectively, amid considerations about Russia and China.
“What’s obtained to vary is Russia’s behaviour towards the fundamental norms of worldwide legislation,” Mr Raab mentioned.
However he added that from a UK perspective the “door for optimistic relations and diplomacy is at all times open”.
Mr Blinken mentioned the US would “reply” if Russia selected to “act recklessly or aggressively,” however the US was “not trying to escalate”.
In addition to G7 nations (Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, US and UK, plus the EU), Mr Raab has additionally invited India, Australia, the Republic of Korea, South Africa, and representatives of the Affiliation of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), to affix components of the assembly as visitors.
The UK authorities says it plans to debate equal entry to vaccines, women’ schooling targets, local weather finance and measures to forestall famine and meals insecurity.