Putting the Brakes on Global Warming G-8 States Agree to Two-Degree Limit

The leaders of the G-8 states, who are meeting in L'Aquila in Italy, have agreed to try to limit global warming to two degrees Celsius. But whether China and India will play along remains to be seen.
The G-8 leaders pose for a group photo together with Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt (second from right) and European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso (far right).

The G-8 leaders pose for a group photo together with Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt (second from right) and European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso (far right).

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