Paris attacks: France's President Hollande cancels G-20 meeting attendance: Sources

French President Francois Hollande (centre) addressing reporters near the Bataclan concert hall in central Paris.
French President Francois Hollande (centre) addressing reporters near the Bataclan concert hall in central Paris. PHOTO: AFP

PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande has cancelled his participation to this weekend's Group of 20 meeting in Turkey following the deadly attacks in Paris, government sources told Reuters on Saturday (Nov 14).

A diplomatic source said Finance Minister Michel Sapin and Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius, who will first go to Vienna for the Syria talks, will attend the G20 meeting instead.