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Climate actions of 74 countries, EU far off Paris goal: UN body

IndiaTimes Friday, 26 February 2021
The United Nations body on climate change on Friday released an initial synthesis report on updated climate actions of various countries, pointing out that their collective plans so far do not put the world on a path to save it from disastrous consequences of global warming.
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