SPIEGEL ONLINE's Climate Countdown Progress in Copenhagen Despite No New Offers from Obama

Some had hoped that US President Barack Obama would bring new emissions cut pledges with him to the climate summit. He didn't, but the US and China could be approaching an agreement. Read SPIEGEL ONLINE's Climate Countdown to keep up to date as the Copenhagen conference moves forward.
US President Barack Obama brought no new offers with him to Copenhagen on Friday, but he has made progress in talks with China.

US President Barack Obama brought no new offers with him to Copenhagen on Friday, but he has made progress in talks with China.

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