Obama visits Bataclan memorial in Paris

President Obama landed in Paris on Monday and headed to the Bataclan venue to pay respects to the Paris attack victims.

The Bataclan memorial.

The Bataclan memorial. Image by Takver / CC BY-SA 2.0

The President is in the city to attend the climate change summit and, after landing at Orly airport, he went straight to the site of the recent terrorist attacks to pay his silent respects and lay flowers. His visit to the concert venue was not announced in advance due to heightened security concerns since the attacks.

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