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White House Still Won't Say Whether Trump Believes Climate Science

White House Still Won't Say Whether Trump Believes Climate Science

Spicer followed up when he took the podium: "I have not had the opportunity to have that discussion", he said , asked about Trump's beliefs on the science behind climate change . The body's commissioner for climate action and energy Miguel Arias Canete pledged continued "global leadership" on climate change. "Today we are stepping up our cooperation on climate change with China".


UK Conservatives' lead halved ahead of election -Survation poll

UK Conservatives' lead halved ahead of election -Survation poll

Jeremy Corbyn said on Twitter: "You can't trust a word Theresa May says". It was inevitable that the Prime Minister would have to step in to stem the flow of bad headlines, confirming this morning that she. In April, the first Welsh Political Barometer poll predicted that the Tories would nearly double their number of MPs in Wales, taking 21 to Labour's 15.


Hassan Rouhani wins Iran's 12th presidential election

Hassan Rouhani wins Iran's 12th presidential election

Two other candidates also received votes. Delivering his televised victory speech after winning a second term as the Iranian president in a landslide, Hassan Rouhani said that the Iranian people have indicated through this election that they "want to live in peace and friendship with the world, without accepting any humiliation or threat".



Uncertainty will continue for a while yet in BC politics

Watson said forming the minority government between her NDP party and the Green party was "the right thing to do" and she "could not imagine going back" to an election. "They need stronger economic growth and the reality is in interior B.C. they need the jobs that this pipeline will provide and quite frankly all Canadians need the jobs that come from being able to demonstrate to the world that we are a competitive and strategic country and nation that is able to function in a specific way in ...


European Union and China turn on Trump over climate change withdrawl

European Union and China turn on Trump over climate change withdrawl

European and Chinese leaders will on Friday voice strong support for the Paris climate accord and present a series of joint plans to reduce the emission of greenhouse gases, according to a document seen by Reuters . "And that kind of soft power and economic engagement is going to translate very much into political influence". Among other relevant issues addressed, Li said that China will continue to work steadily to implement the commitment of the Paris Agreement on Climate and will join ...


Turnbull Urges Asia-Pacific To Reject 'De-Globalisation Impulse'

Turnbull Urges Asia-Pacific To Reject 'De-Globalisation Impulse'

He said he also would not be drawn on what discussions he had with Mr Mattis on " military matters" but told reporters "I assure you we stay in the closest of contact with our ally on all of these issues". As part of the agreement, the two countries also committed to promote voluntary norms of responsible state behaviour in cyberspace. They appeared to bury the hatchet last month when they dined aboard the USS Intrepid museum in NY, and Trump said they "would remain friends for a very long ...