Trump says US could 'conceivably' return to Paris climate deal

President Donald Trump said today that the United States could "conceivably" return to the Paris climate accord, although he stopped short of signalling any move in that direction.​

Published: 11th January 2018 02:55 AM  |   Last Updated: 11th January 2018 08:52 AM   |  A+A-

President Donald Trump | AP

By AFP

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump said today that the United States could "conceivably" return to the Paris climate accord, although he stopped short of signalling any move in that direction.

"Frankly, it's an agreement that I have no problem with, but I had a problem with the agreement that they signed, because, as usual, they made a bad deal," Trump told a news conference.

"So we can conceivably go back in," added the president, who pulled out of the 2015 accord on curbing global warming emissions last June.

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