The pervasive mood in much of the developing world is not to let geopolitical confrontation stymie progress on the issues of major consequence for them.
The centrality of the Global South in the overall scheme of things could not be missed.
French diplomatic sources said India has displayed a "kind of power and an ability to bring countries together", adding not many countries are in a position to negotiate as New Delhi has done.
There was widespread support for adding the African Union to the G20, adding momentum to PM Modi's drive to give a greater voice to the Global South.
The differences between the G7 states on the one hand and Russia and China on the other have held up joint statements in all G20 ministerial meetings hosted by India.
Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez said in a post on X, formerly Twitter, that the government was "acting with the full force of the law" against trafficking operations.
The attack on the Reni seaport comes a day before the Russian President is due to meet with his Turkish counterpart to discuss the resumption of food shipments from Ukraine.
The Russian Ambassador said some countries had hijacked the G20 agenda and there should instead be a consensus. Issues where there is no consensus should be done away with, he added.
Two killed in Kyiv as Russia accuses Ukraine of biggest drone attack on its soil since fighting began
The airport strike, which was first reported minutes before midnight, damaged four Il-76 transport aircraft, Russia’s state news agency TASS reported, citing emergency officials.
Russia zeroed in on Odesa last month, crippling significant parts of the city's grain facilities, days after President Putin broke off Russia's participation in the Black Sea Grain Initiative.
With just a few weeks left for the G20 Summit (September 9th and 10th) in Delhi, there is very little chance of there being a consensus on the Ukraine conflict.
All Russian and Belarusian athletes have been banned from competition "for the foreseeable future" since Moscow's invasion of Ukraine in February 2022, Including the option of competing as a neutral.
The ammo and parts would be for CV-90 infantry fighting vehicles (IFV), Archer artillery systems and Leopard 2 tanks.
Kyiv kicked off its long anticipated counter offensive in June, but has acknowledged tough battles as it struggles to break through heavily fortified Russian positions.
Kherson was one of four regions in Ukraine that Russian President Vladimir Putin claimed to have annexed last year.
According to Kyiv, more than 19,000 Ukrainian children have been deported to Russia since the February 2022 invasion, with many allegedly placed in institutions and foster homes.
Friday's attack was the latest in a series of Ukrainian drones to target Moscow in the past week.
The warning came as Russia's defence ministry announced its soldiers had "improved their position" along the front line near Kharkiv, after reporting advances earlier in the week.
Senior officials from around 40 countries gathered Sunday in Jeddah for a two-day meeting that aims to agree on key principles about how to end the conflict that has raged for more than 17 months.
Russia said it had repelled an attempted attack on the base by the Ukrainian armed forces "with the use of two unmanned sea boats".