Bonn climate conference: world leaders discuss global warming

At the UN Climate Change Conference 2017 in Bonn, Germany, Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron have declared their willingness to lead the fight against global warming in the absence of US engagement.

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    Leaders from around the world have joined talks on how to slow down global warming.

    Climate negotiations in Germany are entering a critical phase as ministers aim to sort out the finer details of the Paris Agreement.

    With Donald Trump keeping the US out of the picture, European leaders are looking to show the way.

    There is a sense of progress at these talks, but many want to see more willingness from the developed nations to act and not just talk.

    Al Jazeera's Nick Clark reports from Bonn, Germany.


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