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US vows to fight climate change


The US Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton, has reaffirmed America's commitment to cutting carbon emissions as part of a global climate change settlement.

She told representatives from the world's major polluters that climate change was a "clear and present danger" at a conference in Washington.

Justin Rowlatt reports.

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