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Trump Continues to Cast Shadow Over Climate Summit

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A litany of world leaders at the ongoing climate summit in Marrakesh, Morocco, have criticized U.S. President-elect Donald Trump for his proposed stances on climate policy. French President Francois Hollande warned inaction would be “disastrous for future generations” and “dangerous for peace,” emphasizing that U.S. participation in the agreement was “irreversible” (Reuters 1). United Nations […]

Morocco Asks to Rejoin African Union

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Morocco has officially applied to rejoin the African Union (AU) to gain support for the territory dispute over Western Sahara. Morocco left the AU in 1984 after the organization’s recognition of the republic in Western Sahara which was declared by Polisario Front independence fighters (Reuters). The AU currently recognizes Western Sahara as an independent state, […]