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Duterte won’t honor int’l pacts on carbon emissions

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‘I WILL NOT FOLLOW.’ President Rodrigo Duterte decries carbon emissions limitations as constrictive for developing countries like the Philippines. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler

The Philippine president says he wants to kick an ambassador for asking if the Philippine government would honor its commitments to reduce greenhouse gases

MANILA, Philippines (July 18, 2016) — President Rodrigo Duterte “will not honor” international agreements binding the Philippines to limit its carbon emissions.  Continue reading Duterte won’t honor int’l pacts on carbon emissions