Britain‘s Prime Minister Boris Johnson delivers a speech during the opening ceremony of the COP26 UN climate summit in Glasgow on Monday. Photo: AP
Britain‘s Prime Minister Boris Johnson delivers a speech during the opening ceremony of the COP26 UN climate summit in Glasgow on Monday. Photo: AP
COP26

COP26 global climate talks open to cries of betrayal, blame

  • COP26 aims to keep alive a target of capping global warming at 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels
  • But the task will not be easy. Britain’s Boris Johnson opened the summit by saying the world is strapped to a ‘doomsday device’

Britain‘s Prime Minister Boris Johnson delivers a speech during the opening ceremony of the COP26 UN climate summit in Glasgow on Monday. Photo: AP
Britain‘s Prime Minister Boris Johnson delivers a speech during the opening ceremony of the COP26 UN climate summit in Glasgow on Monday. Photo: AP
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