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US Rejection of Pipeline Unacceptable
Thu Sep 26, 2013 02:54 PM CDT

TORONTO (AP) -- Canada's prime minister said Thursday he "won't take no for an answer" if the Obama administration rejects the controversial Keystone XL pipeline to the U.S. Gulf Coast.

Prime Minister Stephen Harper addressed the Keystone XL project, a flashpoint in the debate over climate change, during a visit to New York City. The long-delayed project carrying oil from Canada's oil sands needs approval from the U.S. State Department, and Harper's remarks are some of his strongest to date.

"My view is that you don't take no for an answer," Harper said. "We haven't had that but if we ...

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