Climate change 'will spark global conflict'

Thanks, S.B.! Anytime Javier Solana talks about global conflict, we should pay attention. — PID

Mar 11, 2008 (TELEGRAPH) — /SNIP/ A stark report, written by two senior EU officials, Javier Solana, foreign policy chief and Benita Ferrero-Waldner, the Commissioner for External Relations, highlights seven threats unleashed by “intensified competition over access to, and control over, energy resources”. Mr Solana and Mrs Ferrero-Waldner predict growing increased tensions between north and south because global warming is mainly driven by the rich north and west while its impact will be most devastating in the poor south. Full Report