French court fines government 10m euros over air pollution inaction


France's Council of State, the country's highest administrative court, on Wednesday fined the government 10 milion euros for its failure to take appropriate measures to combat air pollution which, according to some estimates, causes around 40,000 premature deaths every year.

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France's top administrative court on Wednesday fined the government a record sum for failing to reduce air pollution to acceptable levels, reports FRANCE 24.