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Brazil warns against sidelining poorer countries on climate
Published in 5-12-2018
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KATOWICE, Poland (AP) Brazil warned Wednesday against freezing developing nations out of negotiations at the U.N. climate summit, suggesting this could lead to an acrimonious collapse in talks seen in Copenhagen nine years ago. Accusations of backroom deals aren't uncommon at such meetings, where diplomatic huddles often last late into the night. The two-week gathering in Poland is considered a key moment in international efforts to curb global warming because signatories of the 2015 Paris accord have set themselves a year-end deadline to finalize the rules they must adhere to. "What must be avoided at all costs is developing countries being sidelined or presented with take-it-or-leave-it texts," said J.
Reference: www.chron.com