Energy industry lobbies Trump to keep United States in Paris accord

The melting ice from the Greenland threatens to "alter the Gulf Stream and affect food production, water security and weather patterns from Canada to India", he noted . The answer to the previous question explains why the Paris agreement will lose all meaning and relevance if the US backs out. So what are Trump's options? Former Obama administration officials have subtly pushed this idea in order to preserve the Paris agreement, which former President Barack Obama joined in 2016.

Trump to pull out of climate change agreement, sources say

Trump to pull out of climate change agreement, sources say

Aides to Trump said he was listening with an open mind to the other leaders' arguments about Paris, but had yet to decide whether to withdraw the U.S. "Everybody who respects him, trusts him, voted for him, wishes for him to succeed wants him to pull out", said Grover Norquist, an antitax activist who had earlier posted on Twitter the "Top 5 reasons U.S.

Trump Expected To Withdraw US From Paris Climate Deal

While traveling overseas last week, Trump was repeatedly pressed to stay in the deal by European leaders and Pope Francis. Nearly every other industrialised economy in the world is moving in the opposite direction. A host of countries - from China to Germany - have committed to stay with the Paris Agreement regardless of whether the United States leaves it.

Trump uses personal phone number for diplomacy, breaches protocol

Spicer offered no further explanation and attempted to move on to the next question, sending the assembled reporters into a tizzy. The changes may also include more lawyers to handle the Russian Federation probe as part of the effort to tackle a scandal that has threatened to consume Trump's young presidency.

Kabul mayor says bomb caused damage 4 km away

The decision to use sports diplomacy with Pakistan had sparked controversy in social networks in Afghanistan, where there have been many reports of Islamabad supporting insurgents. "We don't yet have a complete picture. we have no claim of responsibility, we can not say for sure how this attack happened and against whom it was directed".

Congress investigating another possible Sessions-Russia meeting

Investigators on the Hill are requesting additional information, including schedules from Sessions, a source with knowledge tells CNN . They are focusing on whether such a meeting took place on April 27, 2016, at the Mayflower Hotel here, where then-candidate Donald Trump was delivering his first major foreign policy address.