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Japan / Global Climate Treaty / Hagel Interview #170737

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 10, 1997
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Kyoto: Deborah Wang) The struggles at the Kyoto, Japan, conference on global warming to reach a treaty examined; details given of the US concessions to a global warming agreement. The differing views of the American business and environmental communities on the pact noted. [Global Climate Coalition Bill O'KEEFE - says the United States is surrender our economic well being.] [Sierra Club Dan BECKER - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Interview held with Senator Chuck Hagel about the agreement and whether it will get through Congress. [HAGEL - criticizes President Clinton and Vice President Al Gore for making concessions and going back on their word.]

Jennings, Peter;
Wang, Deborah

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