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Trump Expected To Withdraw From Paris Climate Deal

On Wednesday, the shareholders of ExxonMobil, Tillerson's former company, voted by a wide margin for a resolution they say will compel the oil giant to stick to the goal of transitioning to a low-carbon economy. And even then, the US must give a year's notice. Guterres said in that speech that "it would be very important for the US not to leave the Paris agreement ".



General Election 2017: Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn makes a debate u-turn

The same story features on the front of the Sun, saying that she will deliver what Leavers voted for. For Labour to win a majority, the party would need perhaps a 10-point lead; requiring a swing of 8 points since the 2015 election. Mrs May's appearance alongside husband Philip produced a few glimpses inside a very private marriage, with Mr May revealing he does the "boy jobs" like taking out the bins and tries to keep ministerial red boxes out of the bedroom.



Mike Dubke resigns as White House communications director

U.S. President Donald Trump leaped to the defense of senior adviser Jared Kushner over the weekend, saying his son-in-law was doing excellent work for the country. Flynn served briefly as Trump's national security adviser before being fired in February. In an email to friends and associates on Tuesday morning, Dubke wrote: "It has been my great honor to serve President Donald Trump and this administration".



Iran: President Hassan Rouhani wins re-election

During a live television debate ahead of the ballot, they traded accusations of graft and brutality. President Rouhani won 23.5 million votes, or 57%. Rouhani has had a tough time defending the agreement and his opponents have accused him of not making good on his promises. Germany's defense minister, Ursula von der Leyen, welcomed what she called a "positive sign".



Marty Walsh Speaks Out on Trump's Paris Climate Deal Decision

Trump could shorten the formalities to just one year by exiting Paris' 1992 parent treaty. Trump has changed his mind on large decisions before, even after previously signaling a move in the opposite direction. Like the other officials, that person was not authorized to describe the private discussions by name and spoke only on condition of anonymity. Trump has several options, climate experts said.


European Union, China summit to back Paris deal regardless of Donald Trump

European Union, China summit to back Paris deal regardless of Donald Trump

The accord, which involves almost 200 countries, took years to negotiate. On the other side of the divisive debate, arch nationalists and global warming sceptics, chief strategist Stephen Bannon and Environmental Protection Agency head Scott Pruitt , are pressuring Mr Trump to drop out.