EU's von der Leyen: "Let us not take the highway to hell"

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SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Nov 8 (Reuters) - European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen urged countries to hasten enactment connected clime change, speaking astatine the COP27 clime acme successful Sharm El Sheikh connected Tuesday.

"The planetary fossil substance situation indispensable beryllium a crippled changer. So fto america not instrumentality the 'highway to hell' but let's gain the cleanable summons to heaven," she said, echoing remarks by U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres connected Monday.

In a abstracted statement, European Council President Charles Michel said that Russia had chosen to marque vigor "a limb of wide destabilisation."

Reporting by Sabine Siebold and William James, Writing by Nafisa Eltahir; Editing by Jon Boyle

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