Supporters of France’s far-left opposition party have staged a protest rally in Paris to voice their discontent with sweeping labor reforms by President Emmanuel Macron, who has suffered a sharp decline in popularity ratings.
The heads of state of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, which constitute the BRICS emerging countries, have called for the implementation of the Paris Agreement on climate despite opposition from the United States.
World-renowned scientist Stephen Hawking says US President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord could lead to a "tipping point" that "turns Earth into Venus."
The ongoing state of emergency in France is expected to be extended this month. This means people have been living just one step below martial law for two years. Rights activists have gathered in the French capital to try to stop the extension, but a large majority of the French public thinks otherwise. Our correspondent Ramin Mazaheri has more from Paris, presstv.com wrote.
French activists have staged a protest outside the stall of Israeli weapons company Elbit Systems at the Paris Airshow, holding the firm accountable for the war crimes committed by the regime against Palestinians.