Doha climate pact keeps Kyoto Protocol alive
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Doha, Dec. 9 (Agencies).─ The Kyoto Protocol will be extended until 2020, after Qatar pushed through an agreement at the global climate change conference in Doha yesterday.
The president of the 18th session of the Conference of Parties (COP18), HE Abdullah bin Hamad al-Attiyah, said the new agreement, the only internationally binding treaty on cutting emissions of greenhouse gases, would apply from 2013.
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