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JUST IN: Russia's Putin says Paris climate deal a good document. Says Russia has not ratified because it was waiting for rules on some issues. Putin says he would not judge Trump. In his view, USA could have stayed in accord, Putin says. Putin says NATO is an instrument of U.S. foreign policy. Putin says on Paris accord: 'Don't worry, be happy'
SYDNEY (Reuters) -Australia defended its scrapping of a deal for French submarines on Sunday, saying the government had raised concerns to Paris for months, as a new deal with the United States and Britain continued to fuel a multinational diplomatic crisis.