PBS NewsHour

Fighting for freshwater amid climate change

Clip: 06/25/2017 | 9m 54s

President Donald Trump has said he is withdrawing the U.S. from the Paris climate accords, rejecting that wealthier nations, which have the biggest carbon footprints, should help poorer nations vulnerable to climate changes. One such place is the Marshall Islands, which is affected by these changes and struggling to find fresh water. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Mike Taibbi reports.

Aired: 06/25/17

Rating: NR

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