'Key to return to the G8 is in hands of Moscow,' he added. Steinmeier had been already speaking about necessity to have Russia returned to the G8, which is in the interests of the West itself. However, despite it, the Western politicians keep setting forth conditions on this return. Moscow in its turn does not need revival of the bygone format. Head of the Russian Foreign Ministry Sergey Lavrov claimed that Moscow would take no steps to return to the G8.
At present, America is logged in major conflicts with both Russia and China. With Russia, the conflict is in Ukraine, and with China, it is in Taiwan