US formally notifies the UN about its ‘intent to withdraw from the Paris Agreement’

The U.S. government has officially notified the United Nations of its “intent to withdraw from the Paris Agreement as soon as it is eligible to do so.”

The State Department announced the move in a press release Friday, adding that the process would be “consistent with the terms of the Agreement.”

However, the release also indicates the possibility that the U.S. could rejoin the pact in the future, stating that President Trump “is open to re-engaging in the Paris Agreement if the United States can identify terms that are more favorable to it, its businesses, its workers, its people, and its taxpayers

Source: US formally notifies the UN about its ‘intent to withdraw from the Paris Agreement’

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