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Highlights from Greta Thunberg’s trans-Atlantic journey as it nears its end

Reuters Aug 28, 2019, 06.00 PM (IST)

Swedish climate change activist Greta Thunberg finally sets sights on the lights of New York City as her zero-carbon transatlantic journey nears its end. Photographs show Thunberg on her boat, a mere 119 miles away from the shores of New York. Another image captured at night shows New York's lights in the distance. The 16-year-old is headed towards New York and will take part in a UN environmental summit. In posts on social media, Thunberg says she expects to arrive on Wednesday