Obama: discussed with Modi how to speed enactment of climate pact

Reuters News
Posted: Jun 07, 2016 12:52 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama said on Tuesday that he and visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed how to ensure a worldwide agreement forged in Paris to curb climate change could be enacted swiftly.

"We discussed how we can, as quickly as possible, bring the Paris agreement into force," Obama told reporters during a meeting with Modi at the White House.

(Reporting by Jeff Mason, Editing by Franklin Paul)