Global warming talks left hanging after U.N. climate chief resigns
Published 02/18/2010, Associated Press
Yvo de Boer said he will step down July 1 to work in business and academia.His departure takes effect five months before 193 nations reconvene in Cancun, Mexico, for another attempt to reach a worldwide legal agreement on controlling greenhouse gas emissions, blamed for the gradual heating of the Earth that scientists predict will worsen weather-related disasters.Word count: 892
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