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Paris climate deal

19 members of G-20, except US, recommit to Paris climate deal

Language in final statement after summit in Osaka mirrors that agreed during last year's G-20, but was hard-won after objections from US.

29 Jun 2019 3:33 PM

If treaty undergoes major change, we would get back: Trump on Paris climate accord

Paris accord was agreed to by 197 nations in 2015 after negotiations in Paris, where countries made voluntary pledges running to 2030.

28 Jan 2018 10:18 AM

US VP Pence says Paris deal would have given India and China free pass

Vice President, Mike Pence said by withdrawing America from 'this terrible deal', President Trump put America first.

21 Jun 2017 10:37 AM

PM Modi affirms climate vow after Trump dumps deal

Modi refused to be drawn into a debate on whether he supported or was opposed to President Trump’s action.

03 Jun 2017 2:20 AM

World must unite, foil Trump blow to planet

The US move is more a setback to the environment than to the global leadership role the US is used to playing.

03 Jun 2017 12:09 AM


India, China benefiting the most: Trump pulls out of Paris climate deal

Trump said that the agreement on climate change was unfair to the United States, as it badly hit its businesses and jobs.

02 Jun 2017 9:13 AM

Donald Trump announces US withdrawal from Paris climate deal

Trump complained that the deal gives other countries an unfair advantage over US industry and destroys American jobs.

02 Jun 2017 1:33 AM

Germany slams ‘short-sighted’ Donald Trump policies

The relationship between Merkel and Trump contrasts with the warm ties between her and Barack Obama.

30 May 2017 7:11 AM

Donald Trump tells ‘confidants’ US will leave Paris climate deal

On Saturday, Trump said in a Twitter post he would make a decision on whether to support the Paris climate deal next week.

28 May 2017 11:14 AM

No turning back on combating climate change: UN chief

Climate action means jobs, growth, cleaner air and better health, he said in his last press conference as the UN Secretary-General in UN.

17 Dec 2016 3:38 PM