Opinion Focus: The G20 and Donald Trump on the world stage

At the summit of G20 leaders in Hamburg this week Donald Trump’s performance and words were watched closely, and with alarm. What did we learn about the US president’s global view? Here’s the best of our comment and analysis

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A company would have replaced a CEO with behaviour as erratic as that of the president

World leaders jostle for position at the G20 summit

Economic weakness manifested in chest-thumping on the world stage

The president’s base has been keeping him safe, but support has been eroding of late

Donald Trump’s relatives show up in every field of US global engagement

Human affairs are too interwoven to be the product of purely national decision-making