U.N. climate agreement clinched after late drama over coal

U.N. climate agreement clinched after late drama over coal

By Valerie Volcovici, Kate Abnett and William James GLASGOW (Reuters) – U.N. climate talks ended Saturday with a deal that for the first time targeted fossil fuels as the key driver of global warming, even as coal-reliant countries lobbed last-minute objections....
What they are saying about the U.N. climate deal

What they are saying about the U.N. climate deal

GLASGOW (Reuters) -Reactions to the climate deal agreed at the COP26 conference in Scotland on Saturday: ALOK SHARMA, COP26 PRESIDENT “I think today we can say with credibility that we’ve kept 1.5 (degrees Celsius) within reach. But its pulse is weak, and we...
Ukraine says Russia has nearly 100,000 troops near its border

Ukraine says Russia has nearly 100,000 troops near its border

KYIV (Reuters) -Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has said there are nearly 100,000 Russian soldiers near Ukraine’s border and that Western countries had shared information about active Russian troop movements with Kyiv. “I hope the whole world can...