During his campaign, the current pretender to the office of President promised to completely eliminate fossil fuel use in the US. Acting on the thoroughly debunked theory that CO2 from fossil fuel use was causing the climate to change in catastrophic ways, this pretender to the office has issued several Executive Orders that have taken large steps toward fulfilling his promise.
If your nation’s prosperity has been largely based on revenues from oil exports since the 1960’s, how would you feel about America’s drive to convince the world to abandon the use of fossil fuels? Might this be perceived as a threat to your nation’s future. How many of these countries can simply derive new sources of revenue to sustain their economies?