US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at the Arctic Council summit in Finland on May 7. Photo: Reuters

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo cancels Germany visit after sinking Arctic accord over climate change differences

  • A spokeswoman for the US State Department cited ‘pressing issues’ as the reason for the cancellation, without giving further details
  • Earlier on his European tour, Pompeo had attended an Arctic Council meeting where he refused to sign an agreement because of climate change wording
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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at the Arctic Council summit in Finland on May 7. Photo: Reuters
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