Britain’s next step will be as divisive as any. It must decide whether to model future ties with the European Union on Norway, Canada, a Canada-Singapore hybrid, or something else.
The agreement would cover more than a quarter of the world’s economy. Leaders on both sides said it carried strategic as well as economic importance.
After President Trump’s announced withdrawal from the Paris accord, a number of national and local leaders have emerged as climate change champions.
The diplomat said that the deal was working and that American officials had assured her that the United States would continue to comply with the agreement.
Several factors contributed: The American-led campaign in Iraq and Syria focused on preventing militants from leaving, and many fought to the death.
By STEPHEN CASTLE September 22, 2017 LONDON — After a week of particularly fraught infighting in London, Prime Minister Theresa May of Britain will try on Friday to end the stalemate in negotiations over her country’s withdrawal from the European...