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Hawaii enacts laws adopting Paris climate deal pledges

Hawaii enacts laws adopting Paris climate deal pledges

Fortunately for anyone who cares about the environmental health of the planet and actually takes climate change seriously ― rather than, say, believing it's a Chinese hoax, or that the other Paris signatories were only happy with the deal because it screwed over the USA ― the long, slow withdrawal process means this could still be a viable issue in a 2020 presidential campaign . Consulte Mais Informação

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Suspected N.Korea drone photographed US missile defense site

Two missile launchers are already in place but Seoul has made a decision to suspend any further deployment until an environmental impact assessment ordered by new President Moon Jae-In is finished. Security Council and threats of military action by the USA, which backs South Korea and regional ally Japan. The neighbours are technically at war after the 1950-53 Korean War ended in a truce and not a peace treaty. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump dodges tapes question, denies seeking Comey 'loyalty'

Comey is unlikely to play any sort of direct role in the investigation now led by special counsel Robert Mueller, his predecessor as FBI director. In the highly anticipated hearing, Comey delivered a scathing indictment of his former boss, accusing him of trying to block the Flynn probe and saying the White House defamed him and the Federal Bureau of Investigation in trying to explain his dismissal. Consulte Mais Informação

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UK's May and Corbyn questioned by public on TV show

UK's May and Corbyn questioned by public on TV show

The Labour leader insisted he would not strike a deal with SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon and was working for a majority Labour government. Her Conservatives saw him as a shambolic joke who barely had the support of his own party. "What I think Brexit was about was a lot of people who felt left behind by the global economy and their voices and their pain was not being heard", said Sanders. Consulte Mais Informação

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Merkel will 'defend interests' of European Union states in Brexit talks

Merkel will 'defend interests' of European Union states in Brexit talks

He added: "Parliament should require ministers to explain, one by one and day by day, how each proposal that emerges from the negotiations serves Britain's national interest". European Union budget Commissioner Guenther Oettinger stressed that the official deadline of March 2019 is a bit of a stretch in itself. Survation, the opinion polling firm that came closest to predicting correctly the election's outcome, said a new poll it conducted for the Mail on Sunday newspaper showed support for ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Germany: number of Britons granted citizenship quadruples

The number is likely to be far greater again this year as it takes several months to obtain a German passport . Reports have noted that many Britons are concerned that their country's departure from the European Union will make transactions with the bloc's market problematic, as well as end their ability to participate in the popular visa-free movement between EU-member nations. Consulte Mais Informação

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Donald Trump Jr. appears to confirm key part of Comey's testimony

United States correspondent Richard Arnold told Mike Hosking Trump rejects those allegations. The White House has repeatedly tried to shift the focus away from the content of Comey's allegations and onto the manner of their release. TRUMP JR.: The dates seem very confusing to me, based on what I saw in The New York Times and based on his claim that it was because of a tweet from my father the day after? And if you think Donald J. Consulte Mais Informação

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Hamas denies it built tunnel under United Nations schools in Gaza

Hamas denies it built tunnel under United Nations schools in Gaza

Over 80% of Gaza's electricity supply is now provided by Israel and human rights activists warn that the latest cuts could trigger a humanitarian crisis for the two million Palestinians living there. It indicates that Israel is imposing collective punishment on the civilian population to achieve political goals. Speaking to IDF Radio on Monday, Minister of Public Security and Strategic Affairs Gilad Erdan explained that the power cut was aimed at, and hindering, Hamas' terror ... Consulte Mais Informação

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