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Fighting climate change is 'global consensus'

Fighting climate change is 'global consensus'

The Paris agreement commits signatories to efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions that cause global warming , which is blamed for melting ice caps and glaciers, rising sea levels and more violent weather events. The Prime Minister declined to echo other European Union leaders who have urged the leader of the world's largest economy - and second greatest polluter - to think again.



Trump expected to pull USA from Paris climate pact

Mr Trump himself kept everyone in suspense, saying he was still listening to "a lot of people both ways". Trump claimed before taking office that climate change was a "hoax" created by the Chinese to hurt the US economy, an assertion that stands in defiance of broad scientific consensus.


Unite leader backtracks on claim that 200 seats would be Labour 'success'

Unite leader backtracks on claim that 200 seats would be Labour 'success'

People like me are always optimistic ... things can happen. "I think it would be extraordinary", McCluskey was quoted as saying. After an intense internal battle over Mr Corbyn's long-standing opposition to nuclear weapons, the manifesto confirms that Labour supports the renewal of Britain's Trident deterrent, while aiming to "lead multilateral efforts with worldwide partners and the United Nations to create a nuclear-free world".


Ariana Grande announces Manchester benefit show

Ariana Grande announces Manchester benefit show

In response, Grande posted a link on Twitter , urging people to donate money to the victims of the attack. On Monday night, an explosion occurred outside the Manchester Arena at the end of U.S. A statement released by singer Ariana Grande on Friday expresses grief for the victims of the Manchester Arena bombing earlier this week, which killed almost two dozen people and injured dozens more.


Angela Merkel Sounds As If She's Done With Trump And America

Angela Merkel Sounds As If She's Done With Trump And America

Some analysts dubbed their remarks as "a turning point" of German-US relationship, saying Merkel clearly wants to distance Germany from U.S government led by president Trump. Merkel did not mention Trump specifically, but she made it clear that her realization had come "in the last few days". "He has a lot of respect for her", Spicer said.


What would Paris climate deal look like without US?

What would Paris climate deal look like without US?

A decision to drop out would put the U.S.at odds with almost every other nation on Earth. The move comes on the heels of a war of words between Trump and the German leadership, triggered by the president's refusal to confirm US support for the deal during the recently concluded G7 summit in Italy.