UN's Ban Ki-moon: Climate change action 'unstoppable'

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UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said action on climate change has become "unstoppable" and he expressed hopes that US President-elect Donald Trump will drop plans to quit a global accord aimed at weaning the world off fossil fuels.

At a meeting of almost 200 nations in Morocco to work out ways to implement the 2015 agreement to limit greenhouse gas emissions, Ban said on Tuesday that US companies, states, and cities were all pushing to limit global warming.

"What was once unthinkable has become unstoppable," he told a news conference on the Paris agreement, reached by governments last year, ratified in record time, and formally adopted by more than 100 nations, including the United States.

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