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Newly leaked documents have revealed how U.S. negotiators at the U.N. climate summit in Warsaw are opposing efforts to help developing countries adapt to climate change. According to an internal U.S. briefing memo seen by Democracy Now!, the U.S. delegation is worried the talks in Warsaw will “focus increasingly on blame and liability” and that poor nations will be “seeking redress for climate damages from sea level rise, droughts, powerful storms and other adverse impacts.” We speak with Nitin Sethi, a journalist with The Hindu newspaper who first reported on the leaked document.

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5 thoughts on “Leaked Memo Reveals U.S. Plan To Oppose Helping Poor Nations Adapt to Climate Change (VIDEO)

  1. The wealthy looking out for the wealthy’s wealth, too short sighted to see they are cutting off their noses to spite their face.

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