BBC NEWS : Moscow lauded for ratifying Kyoto : from Earthwire
This could mark a giant leap forward for all of us. The USA is now highly isolated on this issue amongst modern democracies. Isolation is painful and the USA will garnish little support for any further international actions. The biggest contribution to global warming this century? – The war in Iraq, where burning oil fields have spewed enough carbon into the atmosphere to undo and reverse all improvements.