Protesters Clash With Police in Milan Ahead of Climate Summit.

Protesters clashed with police in Milan, Thursday, September 30, ahead of a visit by Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi for a climate summit.

About 50 protesters from the “Rise Up 4 Climate Justice” group blocked the streets leading to the event space.

The Pre-COP26 officially begins Thursday with Draghi in attendance ahead of the main COP26 summit in Glasgow in October. (AP)

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Blinken Speaks With Sudan’s Deposed Prime Minister

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