Climate change criticism reaches new level

Leaders' comments show international frustration over Canada's position, experts say.

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European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso was critical of Canada’s position on climate change earlier this month.
Anca Gurzu
Published: Wednesday, 05/19/2010 12:00 am EDT

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon wasted no time during his whistle-stop visit to Ottawa last week in levelling a clear challenge to the Harper government on what many consider its Achilles heel: climate change.

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