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Amplifying Urgent Need to Slash Emissions, New Map Series Shows How Climate Crisis Could Impact Europe
An E.U. agency's new project illustrates how heatwaves, droughts, forest fires, windstorms, heavy rain, flooding, storm surges, and sea level rise could affect certain regions and cities across the continent.
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In Final Hours, COP 25 Denounced as 'Utter Failure' as Deal Is Stripped of Ambition and US Refuses to Accept Liability for Climate Crisis
"The only thing more disastrous than the state of UN climate negotiations at COP 25 is the state of the global climate."
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Arms Expert Warns of 'Reckless and Unnecessary Escalation' After Pentagon Tests Missile Banned by INF Treaty That Trump Ditched
The move could "exacerbate tensions with Russia, China, and North Korea—all of whom would be in range of this type of missile."
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Greenpeace activists on Thursday wrap the E.U. summit venue in Brussels with images of giant flames, setting off clouds of smoke, flares and sounding a fire alarm to urge European government leaders to take immediate action to respond to the climate emergency. News
Decrying EU Proposal to Address Climate Crisis by 2050 as 'Too Little Too Late,' Greenpeace Activists Stage #HouseOnFire Demonstration
"The world is on fire and our governments are letting it burn."
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Maltese Prime Minister Announces Plans to Resign After Protests Intensified Over Journalist's Murder
A probe into the 2017 car bombing that killed investigative reporter Daphne Caruana Galizia ensnared government and business figures on the island and provoked calls for the prime minister to step down.
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EU Lawmakers Declare 'Climate Emergency,' But Campaigners Say Only 'Emergency Action' Will Prove They Mean It
"Our house is on fire. The European Parliament has seen the blaze, but it's not enough to stand by and watch."
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'Not Enough to Declare Climate Emergency': Ahead of EU Vote, Demand for Action Not Just Words
"When your house is on fire, can you really afford the time to come up with declarations, or do you grab a bucket and do whatever you can to stop everything from burning?"
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Striking high school students march to protest for more effective government climate change policy on January 25, 2019 in Berlin, Germany. News
'Beginning of the End of Climate-Wrecking Fossil Fuel Finance': World's Largest Public Bank Ditches Oil and Coal
Environmentalist Bill McKibben called the decision a "truly amazing win."
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Declaring State of Emergency, Venice Mayor Blames Climate Crisis for Historic Flooding
"This is not just 'bad weather,' this is a climate emergency."
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'Beyond Horrific': UK Police Find 39 People Dead in Truck Container, Possible Victims of Human Trafficking Effort
"People who are forced to take dangerous journeys to reach Europe, in this case the U.K., often do so because current immigration policies deny them safe and legal options."
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