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The big picture: The summit Trump is dreading

Trump walks past the German and EU flags
Trump at the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany in 2017. Photo: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

President Trump is scheduled to attend the upcoming G7 summit in Quebec, Canada beginning tomorrow, although he is complaining vociferously about going.

The bottom line: "it will be the most dysfunctional g7 meeting — by a long margin — since its first in 1975. the Europeans, Japanese, and Canadians all feel like they've been wrong footed by the American president on trade." Ian Bremmer of the Eurasia Group tells Axios in his distinctive punctuation style.