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Quitting Paris climate deal would threaten US security, UN chief warns - The Guardian

The UN secretary general, António Guterres, speaks on climate change at the New York University Stern School of Business. Photograph: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images. Climate change. Quitting Paris climate deal would threaten US security, UN chief warns ...and more »

UN chief urges Trump to keep US in Paris climate accord - Financial Times

The UN secretary-general has urged President Donald Trump to keep the US in the Paris climate agreement, warning that withdrawal could undermine US national security and the economy. António Guterres said in a speech in New York that the UN had been ...and more »

G7 split as leaders issue climate statement without US - Climate Home

US would not join other G7 leaders in support of climate action. President Donald Trump promised to make his decision on the Paris accord “next week”. Leaders from the G7 and EU met on Friday and Saturday in Sicily, Italy (Photo: G7Italy). By Karl ...and more »

Hopes for refugee crisis plan fall into chasm between G7 and Trump - The Guardian

Donald Trump speaks with fellow G7 leaders at the summit in Taormina. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters. G7. Hopes for refugee crisis plan fall into chasm between G7 and Trump. Disagreements with US are so fundamental that Sicily summit might not be ...and more »

G7 leaders blame US for failure to reach climate change agreement in unusually frank statement - The Independent

'The entire discussion about climate was very difficult, if not to say very dissatisfying.' says German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Griselda Vagnoni, John Irish Taormina, Italy; Saturday 27 May 2017 13:24 BST. Click to follow. The Independent US. In an ...and more »

EU leaders seek to charm Trump over climate deal - Financial Times

European leaders will mount a last-ditch effort this week to persuade President Donald Trump to stick with the landmark Paris agreement on climate change he has threatened to abandon. French President Emmanuel Macron and his counterparts are looking to ...and more »

Trump in G7 clashes over trade and climate - Financial Times

US President Donald Trump clashed with his western allies over trade and climate change on Friday at what one EU leader described as one of the most challenging meetings of the G7 in years. The gathering on the Italian island of Sicily agreed to step ...and more »

Australia will still support Paris climate deal if Trump pulls out, Frydenberg says - The Guardian

Australian environment minister Josh Frydenberg said the Turnbull government would follow through on its commitment to the Paris climate agreement despite Trump's refusal to support the treaty. Photograph: Lukas Coch/AAP. Paris climate agreement ...and more »

G7 leaders divided on climate change, closer on trade issues - Reuters UK

TAORMINA, Italy (Reuters) - Under pressure from Group of Seven allies, U.S. President Donald Trump backed a pledge to fight protectionism on Saturday, but refused to endorse a global climate change accord, saying he needed more time to decide. The ...and more »

Trump plan on Paris climate deal unclear after G7 pressure - The Guardian

Donald Trump glances at James Mattis during a meeting in Brussels this week. Photograph: Stephanie Lecocq/AFP/Getty Images. Donald Trump. Trump plan on Paris climate deal unclear after G7 pressure. Report says Trump has told confidants he will pull US ...and more »