Daily Archive: Thursday, June 1, 2017

Trump says U.S. to quit Paris climate pact; allies voice dismay | Reuters

By Valerie Volcovici and Jeff Mason | WASHINGTON WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Thursday said he will withdraw the United States from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change, spurning pleas from U.S. allies and corporate leaders in an action that fulfilled a major campaign pledge. Supporters of the accord condemned Trump’s move