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Trump poised to pull out of Paris climate deal

Trump poised to pull out of Paris climate deal

Almost 200 nations, including the USA, agreed in 2015 to voluntarily reduce their greenhouse gas emissions. Axios previously reported Trump told close confidantes he would pull out of the Paris agreement , despite calls from European leaders and some in his own administration to stay in the accord.


Departure of communications aide could be first in Trump shake-up

Departure of communications aide could be first in Trump shake-up

The White House has also recognized the need for a more formal and effective pushback against the apparently endless stream of revelations and damaging reports surrounding the Russian Federation saga - in the form of a "war room" for rapid response and legal advice.


Trump Expected to Withdraw US From Paris Climate Accord

Trump Expected to Withdraw US From Paris Climate Accord

Trump does decide to pull out, then it is going to make it more hard for us to proceed with the carbon pricing as Mr. Trudeau and the premiers have envisaged", said Colin Robertson, who is now a vice president and fellow at the Canadian Global Affairs Institute, in an interview with BNN Monday.


US Exit From Paris Climate Deal 'Stunning Abdication' of Leadership - Pelosi

US Exit From Paris Climate Deal 'Stunning Abdication' of Leadership - Pelosi

A White House spokeswoman would not confirm that a final decision had been made and reiterated the president's claim that an announcement would be forthcoming, The Hill reported . Climate solutions provide opportunities that are unmatchable. The Sierra Club's executive director, Michael Brune, called the expected move a "historic mistake which our grandchildren will look back on with stunned dismay at how a world leader could be so divorced from reality and morality".


Manchester attack: Abedi bought most bomb parts

Manchester attack: Abedi bought most bomb parts "himself"

Authorities said Abedi returned to Britain from Libya on May 18, and likely completed assembling his bomb at a rented apartment in central Manchester. Mr Jackson tried to reassure nervous residents of Manchester that the bag does not pose a risk to public safety, but said that if any members of the public find it, they should not approach it but call police immediately.


Copenhagen's iconic little mermaid statue vandalized over whaling

Copenhagen's iconic little mermaid statue vandalized over whaling

The statue , which represents the character from the classic tale " The Little Mermaid " by Hans Christian Andersen, has experienced her fair share of abuse throughout the years. "Vandalising the Little Mermaid is as stupid as you can possibly get". The killing of whales is protected under Danish and worldwide law due to its cultural roots, but this did not protect the Little Mermaid from being used as a pawn in anti-whaling activists' fight to have the practice banned.