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UN Says Ukraine War Risks Climate Doom If Fossil Fuels Revived

  • Madness to neglect climate policies, UN secretary general says
  • Russian invasion is threatening target to curb global warming
Offshore Oil And Gas Operations On The Cromarty Firth Ahead Of The Scottish Referendum

Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

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The war in Ukraine risks derailing efforts to curb global warming if countries try to replace Russian fossil fuels by boosting oil and gas supplies at home, said United Nations Secretary General António Guterres.