Countries worldwide must make deep cuts in greenhouse gas emissions, the European Commission urged May 3, arguing that a new United Nations report on climate change backed Europe’s efforts to fight climate change. “It is now time for the rest of the international community to follow our lead and commit to ambitious reduction targets,” EU Environment Commissioner Stavros Dimas said. Dimas said that the new UN report confirmed the EU’s view that global emissions must start to fall within the next ...

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