US Tells UN It's Leaving Paris Agreement But Will Go To Meetings
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Local media reports Nicaragua initially refused to join because it thought enforcement wasn't strong enough and that it "was not realistic."
Nicaragua plans to sign the Paris climate agreement — which makes the U.S. and Syria the only two countries not fully on board.
According to local media, Nicaragua initially refused to join because it thought enforcement of the accord wasn't strong enough and that it "was not realistic."
President Daniel Ortega still thinks enforcement of the deal could be stronger. But he says he'll sign it anyway in solidarity with countries most vulnerable to the impact of natural disasters.
President Donald Trump announced in June he would pull the U.S. from the accord, despite global leaders urging him not to do it.
U.S. officials appeared to hold fast to the decision at the United Nations General Assembly this week.
On Monday, White House economic adviser Gary Cohn reportedly told some foreign ministers the U.S. still plans to exit the agreement, unless it's renegotiated.
Citing both the suffering of civilians in Gaza and their own agony, they urge negotiators to get the job done on a possible cease-fire deal.
It comes after at least 115 Palestinians were killed and over 750 others were injured when Israeli troops opened fire on a crowd seeking food aid.
Navalny died at a remote Russian penal colony two weeks ago while serving a 19-year sentence on charges of extremism.
No cause of death was given. Apfel was famous for her irreverent, eye-catching outfits, mixing haute couture and oversized costume jewelry.
According to the lawsuit, it was originally agreed that OpenAI would be run as an open-source nonprofit for pubic benefit.
A report found various brands of doorbell cameras sold by Amazon, Walmart, Sears and more have serious security flaws.