France’s foreign minister says the summit is “essential” to fighting global warming.
— UN Climate Action (@UNFCCC) November 14, 2015
Despite the deadly attacks carried out by terrorists linked to the Islamic State, the U.N. has no plans to cancel the summit. U.N. and French officials likely see the summit as too important to cancel even in the wake of these shocking attacks. (RELATED: French Authorities Secure Concert Hall: 12 Freed, 118 Dead)