New Kyoto commtiment period adopted. Developed nations assigned liability for climate “losses”
COP 18 voted just minutes ago to create a “Doha Climate Gateway” and agreed to a second commitment period for the Kyoto protocol. The U.S. remains out of the protocol, now joined by Russia, Japan and Canada.
This morning, White House staffers were at the U.S. delegation’s desk with phones to each ear, apparently receiving marching orders from President Obama. Will Obama yield to UN demands to accept liability for any chance storm that strikes a developing nation?