Plymouth (dpa) - The Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has set sail in Great Britain on her way to the United States. Together with the two professional sailors Boris Herrmann and Pierre Casiraghi, the 16-year-old sailed "Malizia" in the English town of Plymouth in the direction of New York with a high-sea yacht. The trip should take about two weeks. Thunberg wants to attend the UN climate summit in New York in September. She does not travel by plane.
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