Britain's BAE Systems, Europe's biggest defense company, reportedly expects to wrap up a price deal with Saudi Arabia for 72 Eurofighter Typhoon combat jets after two years of tortuous negotiations.
Syrian peace talks will be delayed after Russian President Vladimir Putin vowed to boycott talks that assume President Bashar Assad will resign, officials said.
Group of Eight leaders emphasized the need for a political settlement in Syria in a statement issued Tuesday as the summit in Northern Ireland ended.
President Obama attends second-day sessions of the Group of Eight summit in Northern Ireland before traveling to Germany Tuesday, the White House said.
U.S. and European leaders hailed the opening of trans-Atlantic trade talks at the Group of Eight summit meeting in Northern Ireland Monday.
Discussion of trans-Atlantic trade at the Group of Eight summit is a "powerful way" to ignite world economies, British Prime Minister David Cameron said Monday.
U.S. President Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron showed their artistic sides Monday at a school near the Group of Eight summit in Northern Ireland.
President Obama and his family arrived in Belfast, Northern Ireland, for the Group of Eight summit Monday, the White House said.
British Prime Minister David Cameron says he often works in his pajamas because he starts work so early in the morning.
The Syrian government Friday accused the United States of manufacturing stories about chemical weapons use to justify support for the rebels.