Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao met in Copenhagen with U.S. President Barack Obama on Friday to discuss climate change.


Copenhagen Accord a Step of "Important Significance" on Climate Change
China's top meteorologist said on Tuesday that the Copenhagen Accord can be seen as an important and significant step forward.
Copenhagen Climate Accord Offers Mixed Bag
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon admitted Monday that he was not fully satisfied with the outcome of the climate talks in Copenhagen but said he was pleased that the political accord set the foundations for future negotiations.
Quotes from Wen at Copenhagen Conference:

"It's nonnegotiable and unconditional."

"Priorities for developing countries are economic development and elimination of poverty."

"It is a matter of principle, the principle of common but differentiated responsibilities."
 
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