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Liberal Jews, Israeli environmentalists slam US withdrawal from Paris Accord

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(Ron Huldai via Facebook)

Published: 6 June 2017

Last updated: 4 March 2024

Trump slammed by Jews for pulling out of Paris Climate Accord – The Forward 01.06.17
Trump said he will withdraw the US from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change, earning statements of dismay from critics, including liberal Jewish groups, who regard the pullout as a diplomatic and environmental disaster.

Israeli greens slam Trump’s decision to withdraw from Paris Agreement – Sharon Udasin – The Jerusalem Post 01.06.17
National Infrastructure, Energy and Water Minister Yuval Steinitz pledged Israel’s commitment to the Paris Agreement targets regardless of Trump's decision.

Tel Aviv City Hall goes green to protest US climate accord pullout – The Times of Israel/JTA 05.06.17
‘We need to take responsibility for next generation,’ mayor says, criticising Trump decision to withdraw from landmark pact.


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