Putin Tells Kerry Climate Change Offers Chance to CooperateBy and
Biden envoy speaks by phone to Russian leader on Moscow trip
U.S., Russia seek to improve ties since last month’s summit
Russian President Vladimir Putin told U.S. climate change envoy John Kerry that the two former Cold War rivals have a chance to cooperate in combating greenhouse gas emissions amid efforts to improve ties following a summit last month.
Putin underlined in a phone call Wednesday with Kerry, who’s in Moscow meeting officials, that climate change “is one of the areas in which Russia and the U.S. have common interests and a similar approach,” the Kremlin said in a statement.