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'Paris is this way' - Campaigners urge G7 to keep U.S. in Paris climate accord

Friday, May 26, 2017 - 00:55

Oxfam campaigners staged a stunt in Sicily during the G7 Summit urging the seven leaders to stand strong in reaffirming support of the Paris Agreement. Rough cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT. NO REPORTER NARRATION. Oxfam, a global humanitarian relief organisation, urged G7 leaders meeting in Taormina, Sicily, on Friday (May 26) to press U.S. President Donald Trump against backing out of a key agreement on climate. Packaged as a "stunt" a few kilometres away from the fenced-off conference, the act targets Trump's electoral campaign promise to pull the U.S. out of the 2016 agreement which aims to reduce the danger of industry-driven global warming. In the act, mock G7 leaders are loitering at a signpost showing the way to the Paris agreement. The leaders are trying to persuade a seated, reluctant Trump to follow the path to the accord.

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'Paris is this way' - Campaigners urge G7 to keep U.S. in Paris climate accord

Friday, May 26, 2017 - 00:55