Boris Johnson ‘missing in action’ ahead of vital climate talks, says Keir Starmer

Exclusive: Labour leader says prime minister’s lack of ambition risks failure of Cop26

Vital UN climate talks are at risk of failure because Boris Johnson is “missing in action” while his climate spokesperson talks about freezing bread, Keir Starmer has warned.

The Labour leader said there is already “dystopia” all around caused by climate breakdown, but Johnson’s ambition to tackle the scale of the crisis is irresponsibly small.

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