Trump remarks on India’s air quality in debate against Joe Biden


To denounce Democratic Rival Joe Biden’s plans to tackle climate change US President Donald Trump described the air in India as “filthy”.
“Look at China, how filthy it is. Look at Russia. Look at India. The air is filthy. I walked out of the Paris Accord as we had to take out trillions of dollars and we were treated very unfairly,” he said during a debate with Democratic White House challenger Joe Biden.
“I will not sacrifice millions of jobs… thousands of companies because of the Paris Accord. It is very unfair,” he said at the televised debate.
Joe Bidan’s plan for climate is described as “economic disaster” by US President Donald Trump for oil States such as Texan and Oklahoma. Biden said that climate change is “an existential threat to humanity. We have a moral obligation to deal with it. We’re going to pass the point of no return within the next eight to 10 years,” he said.
According to the projection by the Global Carbon Project published in December 2018, India is the fourth highest emitter of carbon dioxide in the world which accounted for 7 % of global emissions in 2017.

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