Deal Reached at UN Climate Talks in Peru

December 14, 2014 6:45 AM

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After late-night wrangling at UN talks in Peru, negotiators early Sunday reached a watered-down deal that sets the stage for a global climate pact in Paris next year.

The Lima agreement was adopted hours after a previous draft was rejected by developing countries who accused rich nations of shirking their responsibilities to fight global warming and pay for its impacts.

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