Proud to be American! Trump only world leader at G-20 to not sign statement supporting effort to ‘fight climate change’

Climate Depot | 12/2/2018 | Admin
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President Donald Trump was the only leader at the Group of 20 Summit in Argentina who refused to sign a statement reiterating a pledge to combat climate change.

At the conclusion of the Buenos Aires conference, leaders of the forum which consists of 19 countries and the European Union agreed to fix the world trading system – but only 19 of them agreed to support the Paris accord on fighting climate change.

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Applause rose up in the hall Saturday as the leaders, including Trump, signed off on a final statement at the end of a two-day summit.

The statement acknowledges flaws in the world trading system and calls for reforming the World Trade Organization.

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It doesn’t mention protectionism however, because negotiators said the U.S. had resisted that.

The statement says 19 of the members reiterated their commitment...
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