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Paris agreement: what does China think?

03 June 2017

Iger joined Tesla's Elon Musk and corporate leaders from Google and Amazon in condemning Trump's decision.

European leaders reacted with anger after President Trump's announcement.

Landmark buildings around the world were bathed in green light after President Donald Trump announced that he is withdrawing the US from a landmark, worldwide climate agreement.

To the American president who spoke of a possible renegotiation on a climate deal, the head of the French republic indicated that there would not be new talks.

"To me it was just the right thing to do", Bell said. "In any case", he responded.

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British Prime Minister Theresa May was accused by opponents Friday of failing to stand up to the United States over its withdrawal from the Paris climate accord.

"The U.S. reneging on its commitment to the Paris Agreement renders it a rogue state on the worldwide stage", Robinson said.

"We want to get a Chinese commitment to standardize their zero-emission cars with California so that we have a vast market, and will make it easier to introduce electric cars", Brown said.

The previous night, Trump tweeted, very The Bachelor-esquely, "I will be announcing my decision on Paris Accord, Thursday at 3 PM in The White House Rose Garden".

"As 82 mayors representing 39 million Americans, we will adopt, honor and uphold the commitments to the goals enshrined in the Paris Agreement", says the statement on online publishing platform Medium.

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Belgium also said it supported the Paris climate agreement without reservations.

"This decision can't and won't stop all of us who feel a duty to protect the planet", she said. Beyond the ecological stakes, it is also an economic question and one of world geopolitical balance. In a statement, Brown said he doesn't believe "fighting reality is a good strategy" and that states will step up if the president won't lead.

Related: What is the Paris Climate Agreement? The New York Times reported on the cities, states, and companies that remain committed.

While the executive branch of the USA government speaks on behalf of our nation in matters of foreign affairs, it does not determine many aspects of whether and how the United States takes action on climate change.

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