Macron Wants Amazon Fires to be #1 Topic at G-7 Summit
|08/23/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
French President Emmanuel Macron wants the wildfires burning in the Amazon rainforest to be the number one topic at the G-7 summit in France.
“Our house is burning. Literally,” Macron tweeted Thursday. “The Amazon rainforest, the lungs which produces 20% of our planet’s oxygen is on fire. It is an international crisis.”
Images from U.S. satellites show smoke blanketing South America from the thousands of fires burning in the Amazon.
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says he is very concerned and read more >>>