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Trump again blames India, China for his withdrawal from Paris climate deal

Says the pact was unfair as it would have made US foot the bill of nations that benefited the most from the accord. President Donald Trump has again blamed India and China for his decision last year to withdraw from the historic Paris climate accord, saying the agreement was unfair as it would have made the United States pay for nations, which benefited the most from the deal. Mr. Trump in June last year announced his decision to withdraw from the Paris deal, saying the accord would have cost America…

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‘Highly concerned’ China probing possible violation of UN curbs on North Korea

Japan reported a ship-ship transfer between a N.Korean-flagged tanker and a smaller vessel on February 16 about 250 km off Shanghai in the East China Sea. China is “highly concerned” about a reported ship-to-ship transfer on the high seas that could violate United Nations (UN) sanctions on North Korea and has launched an investigation, the Foreign Ministry said on Thursday. Spokesman Geng Shuang said China would “seriously deal” with any Chinese individuals or enterprises found to be involved in the incident reported earlier this week by Japan. “China is highly…

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