Germany is a super-green nation. That's how it's seen by much of the world. But DWs Lars Halter isn't so sure. A dyed-in-the-wool eco warrior, he says Germany is failing to live up to its reputation.
It's a blow to emission reduction efforts: Donald Trump has pulled the US out of the Paris Agreement. But climate protection will carry on - there may even be a bright side.
US President Donald Trump has arrived in Germany ahead of the G20 summit in Hamburg and met with Chancellor Angela Merkel. Large anti-capitalist demonstrations have already resulted in clashes with security forces.
The US will pull out from the landmark Paris Agreement to limit global carbon emissions. But when, and how? Can Trump actually renegotiate it? DW breaks down his statements to find out what they might really mean.
Negotiators from almost 200 countries are meeting in Bonn to hammer out a "rule book" for putting the Paris Climate Agreement into practice. Trump's threat to pull out of the accord is putting a damper on the UN talks.
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