For the G20 meeting in Hamburg tomorrow and Saturday, government leaders and delegations are invading. In Hamburg, government leaders expect nineteen major economies, the European Union and 36 official delegations, with a total of approximately 6500 participants.
Hamburg residents are facing stringent security measures around the summit. Activists, often left-wing opponents of globalization, have announced protests.
The President of the United States Donald Trump (L) and Melania Trump (R), the first lady, waved even before they left with Air Force One to Hamburg from Chopin Airport in Warsaw, Poland.
The President of South Africa Jacob Zuma (M) and his wife Tobeka Madiba-Zuma (R) arrive at Hamburg Airport.
Also Chinese president Xi Jinping (L) and his wife Peng Liyuan are awaiting their visit to the German port city.
Argentine president Mauricio Macri (L) appears with his wife Juliana Awada.
The premier of Australia Malcolm Turnbull (R) has just landed at Hamburg International Airport.