World leaders have been praising the global climate deal reached at the Paris summit, calling it a victory for humanity. Before the focus shifts to the tough task of implementation, it was time for some well-earned congratulations.
Two weeks, 25,000 people, late-night compromise: This year's UN climate talks were more process than results. But important threads emerged — at official negotiations as well as on the sidelines. And, there's still hope!
World leaders have vowed to press on with the Paris climate deal without the United States. Many US businesses, cities and states also said they would act together to combat climate change.
US President Barack Obama has arrived in the German capital on the second leg of his final foreign tour. In an article written with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, he called for more bilateral unity and free trade.
Chancellor Angela Merkel has thanked President Barack Obama for their eight-year partnership during his visit to Berlin. They had much to discuss as Donald Trump, a frequent Merkel critic, prepares to govern the USA.
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