The Malaysian Department of Environment (DoE) has activated the National Open Burning Action Plan and the National Haze Action Plan to coordinate measures by government agencies in addressing open burning and the haze in the country.
The Irish government’s climate action plan is designed to ensure the agriculture sector is prepared for future changes in the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) focusing on sustainable food production, Ireland’s Deputy Prime Minister Simon Coveney said.
In a veiled warning to the US, President Barham Salih of Iraq says his country's soil will not be a "starting point" for any action against its neighbors, two days after Washington blacklisted an elite Iranian military force, which greatly contributed to the collapse of the Takfiri Daesh terror group in the Arab country.
Even ‘modest’ action to limit climate change could help prevent the most extreme water-shortage scenarios facing Asia by the year 2050, according to a new study led by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) researchers.
President Hassan Rouhani said the US withdrawal from the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran is an insult to the international community, calling on the world to take action against Washington’s “illegal” move.
Tehran wants to sue Washington for its indirect involvement in the dual terrorist attacks in Iran last year, saying that the US president himself has repeatedly admitted that Washington is responsible for the rise of the Daesh terrorist group.