Here Are the Best Reactions to THAT Merkel-Trump G7 Summit Photo

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Photographer Jesco Denzel’s snap at the G7 summit has captured the attention of the world. 

Photographer Jesco Denzel is the man of the moment, with his G7 summit photo of German Chancellor Angela Merkel, Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, French President Emmanuel Macron standing over a seated Donald Trump spreading on social media like wildfire.

Denzel, an official German government photographer at the summit, snapped the now-iconic photo at the 8-9 June G7 Summit in Canada's Quebec.

‘A Defiant Child’ or ‘Trump Being Trump’

Several social media users seemed to find the image a hillarious depiction of Trump’s equations with world leaders, with some pointing out that Trump looks like a petulant child surrounded by adults who are trying to reason with him.

‘It’s a Painting’

Some social media users compared the image to a painting,

Politicians Join the Fun

German Chancellor Merkel also shared the photo on her official Instagram account, ahead of Trump’s early departure from Canada to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un in Singapore.

Former Belgian Prime Minister Guy Verhofstadt didn’t hold back either. He tweeted:

Journalist Fabian Reinbold pointed out four perspectives of the same moment:

The Jokes Kept Coming

G7 summit in a nutshell #trump #merkel #g7

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