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Greg Colton: Trump turns his back on climate change -- and US leadership

The president's callous approach toward other countries will prove costly

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A boy stands on top of a seawall near the village of Tangintebu on South Tarawa in Kiribati.   © Reuters

U.S. President Donald Trump has unapologetically withdrawn from the Paris Agreement on climate change. Consequently, the U.S. joins Syria and Nicaragua as the only other nonsignatories to the treaty.

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