If you only subscribe to a CNET newsletter, this is the present one. Get the best selection of writers of the most interesting reviews, news and videos of the day. President Barack Obama`s historic 2015 agreement includes nearly 200 nations in a single agreement to combat global warming. Trump, however, defended fossil fuels in the United States, saying the deal improperly imposed few restrictions on India and China, forcing the United States to contain carbon emissions. “Huge breakthrough today! Historic peace agreement between our two GREAT Friends, Israel and the United Arab Emirates! Trump tweeted Thursday morning. Meanwhile, Israel`s ambassador to the United States, Ron Dermer, tweeted shortly after the agreement was announced: “A great day for peace! Israel salutes MBZ`s courage for the UAE`s historic decision to join Egypt (1979) and Jordan (1994) in making peace with Israel. Israel appreciates everything. @POTUS Trump made that breakthrough. Others will follow! » Follow our Brexit live blog for the latest news and updates. “We should really put all our efforts into the final phase of the talks, in the hope of an agreement,” the German chancellor said. But that could change if former Vice President Joe Biden wins over Trump in Tuesday`s election.
Biden promised to return to the deal immediately after he was sworn in. Here you will find the results of the elections in real time. This delay is due to the complex rules that have been incorporated into the Paris Agreement to deal with the possibility for a future US president to decide to withdraw the country from the agreement. But even if the US decided to reinstate the deal, it would have consequences for a withdrawal – even for a few months. “The EU Green Deal and the climate neutrality commitments of China, Japan and South Korea underline the inevitable collective transition of fossil fuels,” said Laurence Tubiana, one of the architects of the Paris Agreement and now Director General of the European Climate Foundation. Helen Mountford of the World Resources Institute said she was disappointed with the withdrawal and told the BBC: “The decision to leave the Paris Agreement was wrong when it was announced, and it`s still bad today.” Carlos Fuller of Belize, the negotiator for the Alliance of Small Island States at the United Nations, called the move a “big blow” for the deal and said climate diplomats had failed due to a country`s disconnection. “This historic diplomatic breakthrough will advance peace in the Middle East region and is proof of the courageous diplomacy and vision of the three leaders and the courage of the UAE and Israel to take a new path that will unlock the great potential in the region,” the statement said. “The three countries face many common challenges and will mutually benefit from today`s historic achievement.” The guarantors of the agreement of Chad, Qatar, Egypt, the African Union, the European Union and the United Nations also contribute to the agreement.
Dominic Raab, Foreign Secretary, acknowledges that fishing rights are “always a bone of contention”, but he is confident that an agreement will be reached. . . .