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Climate change deal set to enter force

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Climate change deal set to enter force

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there is a historic day in the fight to protect our planet for future generations , world leaders hailing an agreement to combat climate change now set twenty Warhawk receiving enough support to make violate the deal to reduce pollution was agreed in Paris last year but it needed the backing of countries representing more than fifty percent off world greenhouse gas emissions , for quicker than the eight years it took for the nineteen ninety seven Kyoto protocol to receive enough backing , now the deal will into force on November thirtieth , just four days before the US presidential election we followed through on the commitments that this Paris agreement embodies , history may well judge it as a turning point for plant , some other Republicans pulling it disastrous for the American economy , but poisons nations like the Maldives don't need any convincing , with water is rising the country's environment minister calls climate change a race against time