John Kerry jets off to China to talk climate again amid questions over plane use

Posted on AllSides July 18th, 2023
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Special Climate Envoy John Kerry arrived in China Sunday ahead of planned "in-depth" talks on climate change with the country's communist government.

"We need genuine cooperation," Kerry said ahead of the trip last week, according to the New York Times. "China and the United States are the two largest economies in the world and we’re also the two largest emitters. It’s clear that we have a special responsibility to find common ground."

Kerry's trip comes after he was heavily criticized for his use of a private jet during a House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing...

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