Abbas Signs Climate Accord, Accuses Israeli Settlements of Destroying the Environment

Speaking at signing of Paris Agreement at UN headquarters, Palestinian president calls on international community to help end Israeli occupation. Israel's UN ambassador accuses Abbas of 'spreading hatred at UN.'

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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas signs the Paris Agreement on climate change at the UN on April 22, 2016 in New York City.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas signs the Paris Agreement on climate change at the UN on April 22, 2016 in New York City. Credit: Spencer Platt / Getty Images / AFP
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