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US and China need to unite in action on climate change

Global polarization is going to set back efforts to prevent world from warming

| China
Never has the need been greater for integrated and coordinated global efforts to address climate change.   © Reuters

The long opening-up to the global market that defined China's rise is over. Going forward, its relationship with the West will be grounded in different terms -- the competition for technological dominance and meeting the challenge of climate change. In these respects, conflict with China is as inexorable as cooperation is imperative.

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