Trump to take part in virtual G-20 summit: US official

Neither summit was held in person because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Neither summit was held in person because of the coronavirus pandemic.PHOTO: EPA-EFE

WASHINGTON (AFP) - United States President Donald Trump will participate in the virtual Group of 20 summit being hosted by Saudi Arabia on Saturday, a senior US official said.

Trump's participation in the two-day meeting of the world's wealthiest nations comes on the heels of his attendance at Friday's Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit via video link.

Neither summit was held in person because of the coronavirus pandemic.