Tearful plea from Philippines delegate as typhoon overshadows opening of UN climate talks

  • by: MONIKA SCISLOWSKA , Associated Press
  • Updated: November 11, 2013 - 12:50 PM

WARSAW, Poland — The devastation caused by Typhoon Haiyan cast a gloom over U.N. climate talks Monday as the envoy from the Philippines broke down in tears and announced he would fast until a "meaningful outcome is in sight."

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