US ‘forces G20 to drop any mention of climate change’ in joint statement | The Independent

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Financial officials from the world’s biggest economies have dropped from a joint statement any mention of financing action on climate change, reportedly following pressure from the US and Saudi Arabia. Finance ministers from the G20, which comprises more than 80 percent of the global economy, debated the wording of their final joint statement on trade at their summit in the German resort of Baden-Baden.

Source: US ‘forces G20 to drop any mention of climate change’ in joint statement | The Independent