Leaders Commence G8 Summit At Camp David

(Clockwise from left) Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, French President Francois Hollande, U.S. President Barack Obama, British Prime Minister David Cameron, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, European Council President Herman Van Rompuy, EU Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda and Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti, participate in the first working session during the 2012 G8 Summit at Camp David on May 19, 2012 in Camp David, Maryland. Leaders of eight of the worlds largest economies are meeting over the weekend in an effort to keep the lingering European debt crisis from spinning out of control.
(May 18, 2012 - Source: Pool/Getty Images North America)