German court bans older diesel cars in parts of Berlin

Cars are seen at Kaiserdamm street, which could be affected by a court hearing on case seeking diesel cars ban in Berlin, Germany, October 9, 2018. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

BERLIN (Reuters) – A Berlin court on Tuesday ordered Germany’s capital to ban older diesel vehicles from some of its roads, dealing a blow to the government’s attempts to avoid such restrictions while it strives to reduce air pollution. On at least eleven stretches of road suffering from the highest levels of nitrogen oxide pollution, […]

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