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In a statement, the city explained this isn't a "ban" but instead "a trajectory that seems both credible and sustainable."
Paris just set a lofty goal of eliminating diesel-fueled vehicles in 2024 and gasoline-fueled vehicles in 2030.
In a statement, the city explains this isn't a "ban" but instead "a trajectory that seems both credible and sustainable."
France announced earlier this year it plans to ban sales of diesel and gas-powered cars by 2040, partly as a response to heavy air pollution.
Paris' acceleration of that timeline means diesel cars could be gone from the city by the time it hosts the 2024 Summer Olympics.
Parisian officials have already attempted to cut down on pollution in the French capital.
Other countries are also trying to cut down on vehicle pollution. The U.K. and India both plan to ban the sale of diesel and gas-burning vehicles over the next several decades.
And China actually set future electric car quotas for automakers who import or produce more than 30,000 fossil-fuel vehicles.
Paris' timeline could be helped by the fact that more than 60 percent of people living in Paris reportedly do not own a car.
It was an apparent response to French President Emmanuel Macron saying the deployment of Western ground troops to Ukraine should not be "ruled out."
Harry claimed in the lawsuit that he and his family were endangered when visiting the U.K. because of hostility toward him and his wife Meghan.
His funeral will be held at a church in Moscow's southeast Maryino district, after several locations declined to host the service.
The CDC informed a panel of vaccine advisers that supplies of the shot from its distributor, Grifols, are expected to be low as early as June.
The lander, Odysseus, lasted longer than anticipated after it ended up on its side with hobbled solar power and communications.
The park's new white-handed gibbon, native to Asia, was born at the park on Feb. 17 and will cling to its mother until it matures.