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China Criticizes Canada’s Withdrawal from Kyoto Protocol

Posted December 13th, 2011 at 7:00 am (UTC-5)
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China on Tuesday criticized Canada for pulling out of the Kyoto Protocol, saying the move goes against international efforts to combat climate change. Canada on Monday became the first country to formally withdraw from the protocol, saying the agreement was not in its interests and would not help solve the global climate crisis. Chinese Foreign […]

Japan Refusing to Extend Kyoto Pact

Posted June 16th, 2011 at 6:25 pm (UTC-5)
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Japan is refusing to carry out its pledge to extend greenhouse gas emission cuts after the global treaty known as the Kyoto Protocol expires next year. Japanese delegates at U.N.-sponsored climate talks in Bonn, Germany say Japan will not promise more cuts unless a new broader agreement is put together. They say the 1997 treaty […]

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