PARIS CLIMATE DEAL: US TELLS DIPLOMATS TO DODGE FOREIGN OFFICIALS' QUESTIONS

IN 2013 THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION SAID THE UNITED STATES WOULD OPPOSE MOST COAL PROJECTS, GUIDANCE SINCE ALTERED BY THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION.

THE UNITED STATES, UNDER THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION, HAD PROMISED TO CUT EMISSIONS AS MUCH AS 28 PERCENT FROM 2005 LEVELS BY 2025.

In a sharp difference with the previous administration of Barack Obama, a Democrat, Trump has several times called climate change a hoax.
In 2013 the Obama administration said the United States would oppose most coal projects, guidance since altered by the Trump administration.
The United States would "start to negotiate, and we will see if we can make a deal that's fair", he said.

US diplomats should sidestep questions from foreign governments on what it would take for the Trump administration to re-engage in the global Paris climate agreement, according to a diplomatic cable seen by Reuters. The...

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