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CGTN published this video item, entitled “How will China cooperate with EU, U.S. on environmental issues?” – below is their description.
Leaders from China, France and Germany held a virtual meeting on climate change. Broader issues including China-Europe relations and anti-pandemic cooperation were discussed as well. So what’s the significance of this meeting? Were any signals given as to how these countries might tackle climate change? And how might China-Europe relations evolve from here?
In addition, climate change envoys from China and the U.S. held talks in Shanghai. As both sides seek cooperation in the field, what sort of opportunities and challenges lie ahead? Could climate change help anchor China-U.S. relations? #ChinaUSCGTN YouTube Channel
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