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Germany: 'Die Linke' protest G7 Dresden meeting00:50

Germany: 'Die Linke' protest G7 Dresden meeting

Germany, Dresden
May 27, 2015 at 20:00 GMT +00:00 · Published

Activists and members of ‘Die Linke’ gathered at Postplatz in Dresden on Wednesday in protest against the G7 Finance Ministers Meeting that is set to take place in the city.

The party members gathered under the slogan "You are just G7. We are 7,000,000,000!" demanding the member states do more to change their fiscal policies including helping poorer countries combat poverty and inequality.

Finance Ministers from the US, Germany, England, Canada, France, Italy and Japan will be joined by finance and banking directors to discuss current issues and challenges in the global economy. On the agenda includes the Greek issue, regulations on international finance and ways to counteract those who finance 'terrorism.'

Events will run until May 29.

Germany: 'Die Linke' protest G7 Dresden meeting00:50
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Activists and members of ‘Die Linke’ gathered at Postplatz in Dresden on Wednesday in protest against the G7 Finance Ministers Meeting that is set to take place in the city.

The party members gathered under the slogan "You are just G7. We are 7,000,000,000!" demanding the member states do more to change their fiscal policies including helping poorer countries combat poverty and inequality.

Finance Ministers from the US, Germany, England, Canada, France, Italy and Japan will be joined by finance and banking directors to discuss current issues and challenges in the global economy. On the agenda includes the Greek issue, regulations on international finance and ways to counteract those who finance 'terrorism.'

Events will run until May 29.

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