(l-r) European Council President Donald Tusk, Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Canada’s Prime Minister Stephen Harper, US President Barack Obama, Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President François Hollande, Britain’s Prime Minister David Cameron, Italy’s Prime Minister Matteo Renzi, and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker wave while posing for a family picture at the Elmau Castle resort near Garmisch-Partenkirchen on June 7, 2015 during the G7 summit. Germany hosts a G7 summit at the Elmau Castle on June 7 and June 8, 2015.
(Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)
This weekend, President Obama traveled to Krun, Germany, a small village in the Bavarian Alps. to meet with the leaders of the Group of Seven (G7).
The G7 is an organization of world leaders, finance ministers, and heads of state from seven of the largest economies in the world – Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the U.K., and the U.S. – as well as the European Council, EU Commission, and International Monetary Fund.