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Trump Plans to Pull Out of Paris Climate Agreement

President Donald Trump has been talking about pulling the USA out of the Paris climate change agreement since the election, but he had yet to formally confirm or initiate the move. The decision, which will be announced this week, would put the USA at odds with almost every other nation on earth and will be a major break from worldwide partners that would isolate the United States in global efforts to curb global warming.



Donald Trump Withdraws From Paris Climate Deal - Celebs React

Working with a small team, Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt is working out how the USA will pull out of the agreement , according to Axios . Stars and politicians alike turned to Twitter to express concern over abandoning the agreement, with Chelsea Handler writing , "Yeah, who cares about climate change?" As media reported Wednesday that Trump was prepared to exit the 2015 global pact aimed at reducing the effects of climate change, Musk warned ...


Take that, North Korea: Test rocket blasts incoming 'nuke' in 'incredible accomplishment'

Take that, North Korea: Test rocket blasts incoming 'nuke' in 'incredible accomplishment'

The test, conducted over the Pacific Ocean, was the first live-fire test event against an ICBM-class target for GMD and the USA ballistic missile defense system. The test, the first of its kind, was part of efforts to improve the U.S.' defense capabilities amid escalating threats from North Korea. However, the United States might also be facing several missiles at the same time.



Chinese workers who probed Ivanka Trump-linked factories missing

One plant is in the city of Dongguan in southern Guangdong province and the other is in Ganzhou. Hua Haifeng, who was working undercover with the two other men in Jiangxi province, has been held by police and accused of illegally using "eavesdropping equipment", Li said .



Huge Kabul blast shows failure to counter terror, Iran regrets

The bomb exploded close to the entrance to the German embassy, wounding some staff, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said. Windows almost a mile away were shattered and blown out of their frames, witnesses say . The latest attack highlights the deteriorating security situation across Afghanistan. "Attacks such as these only serve to strengthen our commitment to our Afghan partners as they seek a peaceful, stable future for their country", North Atlantic Treaty Organisation said in ...



Trump flies to Israel amid concerns over US-Saudi arms deal

The Iranian minister was also referring to a almost $ 110 billion defense deal signed between Washington and Riyadh on Saturday. The prime minister, who had a frosty relationship with Trump's predecessor, heaped praise on the president throughout the two-day visit, declaring: "We understand each other".