World leaders were close to striking a deal on pushing for peace in Syria at the G8 summit on Tuesday as they also tried to reach agreement on cracking down on tax evasion.
(L-R) Russia's President Vladimir Putin, Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron and US President Barack Obama pose for family photo with other G8 and EU leaders on the second day of the G8 summit at the Lough Erne resort near Enniskillen, Northern Ireland on June 18, 2013. World leaders were close to striking a deal on pushing for peace in Syria at the G8 summit on Tuesday.
Deep divisions between Russian President Vladimir Putin and the other Group of Eight leaders on Syria have been laid bare at the meeting in Northern Ireland, but they appear to have reached a limited agreement, sources from two Western countries told AFP.
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