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Dec 12, 2014
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Lima climate talks at crossroads on ways to fighting warming

LIMA (Reuters) – About 190 nations were at a crossroads about how boldly to combat global warming on the final day of United Nations talks in Lima on Friday amid fears that low ambition could undermine a U.N. climate summit in Paris next year.

The Dec. 1-12 talks, which opened with hopes for new momentum after a climate deal between China and the United States last month, focused on the scope of pledges that countries are due to make early next year to tackle warming.

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Kerry feels heat on Keystone oil pipeline at U.N. climate talks

LIMA (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Thursday urged countries at U.N. climate talks in Lima to move away from using fossil fuels while demonstrators gathered outside the meeting urged him to reject the Keystone oil pipeline.

“Coal and oil may be cheap ways to power an economy today… but I urge nations around the world: Look further down the road,” he said.

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