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Earthquake In Bali As China Blamed And Blames On Global Warming

by | 8th, December 2007

climate-change-walk.jpg “CHOCKING ON GROWTH PART IV,” says the New York Times .

“Every night, columns of hulking blue and red freight trucks invade China’s major cities with a reverberating roar of engines and dark clouds of diesel exhaust so thick it dims headlights.”

“The residents of Guangzhou often wake up to a sooty film on their city.

“By daybreak in this sprawling metropolis in southeastern China, residents near thoroughfares who leave their windows open overnight find their faces stiff with a dark layer of diesel soot.”

And: “International experts say that hundreds of millions of Chinese are exposed every day to the potentially lethal mix of soot particles and smog.”

China Says

But, the Associated Press tells us: “China insisted Friday the U.S. and other wealthy nations should bear the burden of curbing global warming, saying the problem was

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