Bruce Jones on the G-8 Summit's most pressing issues: The euro crisis, violence in Syria, food insecurity and tensions with Russia will be on the agenda for leaders at the G-8 talks, but underlying it all is a very clear message: it's time to make room for rising powers and new influences. President Obama will host leaders from the world's eight leading industrial nations at his Camp David retreat May 18-19 for talks on some of the most pressing global issues. While Vladimir Putin, Russia's president, won't make it to the summit, leaders from United States, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United Kingdom will attend. More: http://www.brookings.edu/research/expert-qa/2012/05/15-g8-jones
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