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G-20 will tell Trump to take lead in tackling climate change: Trudeau

Trump decided last month to pull the United States out of the Paris accord on climate change

Reuters  |  Berlin 

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told a German newspaper on Friday the leaders of G20 countries meeting in Hamburg would tell US President Donald Trump he should take the lead in addressing climate change. Trump decided last month to pull the United States out of the Paris accord on climate change, saying it would wipe out U.S. jobs. Climate policy is expected to be a key bone of contention at the G20 summit German Chancellor Angela Merkel is hosting on Friday and Saturday. "We'll tell him it's important to take a lead role in tackling climate change and ...

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First Published: Fri, July 07 2017. 13:42 IST
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