US Becomes Only Nation Not Part Of Paris Agreement

Syria signs Paris climate agreement

Syria signs Paris climate agreement

That's right. According to the Canadian government, nerve gas is hot, and greenhouse gas is not. The Nicaraguan government snubbed the accord because it believed the goal of limiting global warming to 2 degrees Celsius by 2100 was not ambitious enough.

Syria had earlier told United Nations climate talks in Bonn that it will become the 197th country to join the accord, making President Donald Trump's government the only one planning to pull out. "At what point does America get demeaned?"

"If the government of Syria cared so much about what was put in the air, then it wouldn't be gassing its own people", she said, referring to the Damascus regime's brutal civil war tactics.

It's because Trump hasn't signed on to the Paris Accord, and won't.

On June 2, former Secretary of State John Kerry of the Obama administration called the USA withdraw from the Paris agreement "one of the most cynical and frankly ignorant and risky, self-destructive steps that I've seen in my entire lifetime in public life". Many delegates said they hoped Trump would reconsider.

Syria was the last United Nations member state not to have signed the accord after Nicaragua did so last month.

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Environment Minister Catherine McKenna says her department erred in posting a tweet congratulating Syria for joining the Paris agreement Tuesday night.

"While action on (the) post-2020 period under the Paris Agreement has gained momentum, the discussions on pre-2020 actions have lagged behind", India's chief negotiator Ravi S. Prasad said earlier this week.

"The December 12 summit aims to bring together key players in the world of climate and finance".

With the United States being the sole country that refuses to support the framework, an aide to French President Emmanuel Macron has relayed that President Donald Trump is not invited to the climate summit that is scheduled to be held on Paris next month with over a hundred countries expected to attend.

"It is extremely likely that human influence has been the dominant cause of the observed warming since the mid-20th century", the assessment stated.

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