The Latest: Vulnerable nations want action at climate talks

ABC News | 12/13/2018 | Staff
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The Latest on the U.N. climate talks in Poland and other climate news (all times local):

1:55 p.m.

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Vulnerable countries are warning against a "mediocre" outcome at the U.N. climate talks in Poland.

With just over a day left before the scheduled end of the meeting, a group of 48 countries called Thursday for greater unity among rich and poor countries.

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The group, calling themselves the Climate Vulnerable Forum, said they are already experiencing the harmful effects of global warming such as prolonged floods, storms and droughts.

Former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed said countries such as his island nation "have no intention of becoming climate change's first victim. We will do whatever it takes to survive."

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The group called for a clear signal to come out of the talks in Katowice, Poland, that would spur more ambitious action by governments, businesses...
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