Bogotá (AFP) Colombia wants to propose a regional pact for the protection of the rainforest in view of the severe forest fires in the Amazon region. President Iván Duque said on Sunday he wanted to present the pact to the UN General Assembly in September. Although there are currently no forest fires in his country of the same size as in Brazil; the Amazon countries would have to prepare.
Colombia: Colombia wants to forge regional pact for the protection of Amazon rainforest
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