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Greta Thunberg Sues Her Native Sweden for Failing on Climate

  • Climate activist is among 600 plaintiffs in Swedish case
  • Lawsuit part of a wave of climate action targeting governments
Greta Thunberg
Greta ThunbergPhotographer: Matt Cardy/Getty Images

A group of children and young adults including Greta Thunberg have filed a class action lawsuit against the Swedish state for failing to take adequate measures to stop climate change. 

The lawsuit is part of an international wave of climate-related legal action, some of it targeting national governments.