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Trump‘s Position on Climate Change May Resonate Among Some at G-20 Meeting


Dennis Snower ist pessimistic, that on the G20 summit in Hamburg all remaining 19 will stand together against the USA in the case of climate protection

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(...) "Huge efforts are underway now to make sure as many countries as possible hold the line and compensate for America's withdrawal by redoubling their efforts. How far this goes, I have my doubts," said Dennis Snower, president of the Kiel Institute for the World Economy, a leading German think tank advising the European Commission ahead of the summit meeting.

"It doesn't look good," Mr. Snower said. "It does not look like we are going to have 19 countries and the United States against."