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Putin calls for joint effort to reduce global warming


Russian President Vladimir Putin has declared the fight against climate change “one of the bravest challenges humanity is facing”.

Speaking on the opening day of UN conference talks in Paris, Putin said Russia was “contributing actively” to addressing global warming and urged other nations to do the same.

He said it was important that there was a “joint effort” to reduce global warming, saying: “Our ability to successfully address climate change will determine the quality of life for all people on the planet.