Kerry: Climate Change Is No Different than Terrorism, Weapons of Mass Destruction

‘Climate change is the world’s most fearsome weapon of mass destruction’

Kerry Compares Climate Change to Weapons of Mass Destruction (Yahoo! News)

Jakarta (AFP) - US Secretary of State John Kerry Sunday issued a clarion call for nations to do to more to combat climate change, calling it "the world's largest weapon of mass destruction".

In a keynote speech, one of a series planned in different countries throughout the year, Kerry sought to make both a moral and economic argument for greater urgency in cutting greenhouse gases.

He warned that low-lying Asian nations and their rich ecosystems were particularly at peril from rising sea levels.

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