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Copenhagen 7th Day

The 7th day of the summit was marred by more unauthorized demonstrations more than 200 activists were detained on Sunday. Police said that they found bolt- cutters and gas masks and hence 2 Danes and a Frenchmen were arraigned in court for fighting charges. Sunday was a day off but still more than 40 environment ministers held formal talks.

Demonstrations carried on Saturday left many demonstrators behind the bar. The police detained around 968 youth activists and as of Sunday only a handful were still held.

According to AFP, environment ministers from 48 countries discussed draft deal. The Danish Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen assured the audience that in less than a week global agreement on climate change will be achieved.

Scientist’s worldwide are not at all convinced with the projected targets offered by different countries. The scientists’ said that the speed at which the world is heading towards global warming, the proposed emission cuts are simply not enough.