Trump pulls United States out of Paris climate agreement

  title={Trump pulls United States out of Paris climate agreement},
  author={Jeff Tollefson},
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Interest in and Awareness of French President Emmanuel Macron’s “Make our Planet Great Again” Initiative
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Global Warming, A Student Review
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