China wrecked the Copenhagen deal

#Politics

Thu, Dec 24th, 2009 09:23 by capnasty NEWS

Copenhagen was a disaster. That much is agreed. But the truth about what actually happened is in danger of being lost amid the spin and inevitable mutual recriminations. The truth is this: China wrecked the talks, intentionally humiliated Barack Obama, and insisted on an awful "deal" so western leaders would walk away carrying the blame.

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