India had signed the Paris Agreement, not due to pressure from any country, nor (out of) greed. It came in the immediate aftermath of President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris Climate Accords.
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The home minister on Tuesday followed it up and said that the U.S. president's recent statement about the Paris agreement sent the message that the world community was not united in dealing with climate change.
California is one of 12 states that have joined hands under the United States Climate Alliance, which launched the day of Trump's Paris announcement and which has pledged to meet or exceed the targets for reducing emissions that the global climate agreement set in December 2015.
He accused the United States of, under the pretext of ensuring its own security, coercing other countries to sacrifice their ties with North Korea.
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