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China holds key to climate change deal: UN’s Ban

world Updated: Jul 24, 2009 11:32 IST

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United Nations chief Ban Ki-moon said here on Friday that China’s support was crucial if a new international climate change deal was to be successfully brokered this year.

“Without China there can be no success this year on a new global climate framework deal,” Ban said during a speech to launch a green lighting programme.