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Africa condemns Donald Trump exit of Paris Agreement

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United States President Donald Trump has confirmed that the US will quit the Paris Agreement on Climate Change to “negotiate a fairer deal” for his nation, which is the world’s second largest emitter of greenhouse gasses.

“In order to fulfil my solemn duty to the United States and its citizens, the US will withdraw from the Paris climate accord, but begin negotiations to re-enter either the Paris accords or a really entirely new transaction, on terms that are fair to the United States,” the US president told the press at the White House on Thursday. [ Read More ]

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