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03/09/2016 The US and China join Paris climate deal

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US and China ratify Paris climate change deal

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China & US formally join Paris climate deal

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US and China Join Climate Deal

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China and US formally join Paris climate pact

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Obama: US, China have joined Paris climate pact

The Paris Agreement is an agreement with the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, dealing with greenhouse-gas-emissions mitigation, adaptation, and finance, starting in the year 2020. In 2016, the US and China issued a joint statement confirming that both countries would sign the Paris Climate Agreement.
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