Netanyahu pledges to reduce carbon footprint by 2050

"An integral part of our new cooperation with the UAE and Bahrain, so not only are we working to independency on fossil fuels and finding solutions to the climate crisis but we are helping to cement Arab-Israeli peace and that bodes well for the entire region, for the entire world," added Netanyahu.

Biden called the meeting with dozens of heads-of-state to declare the United States back at the climate leadership table after his predecessor, former President Donald Trump, withdrew from the Paris agreement to cut greenhouse gas emissions.