A Selection of quotes:
BARACK OBAMA, US PRESIDENT
A meaningful and unprecedented agreement
IE ZHENHUA, HEAD OF CHINA'S DELEGATION
The meeting has had a positive result, everyone should be happy.
IAN FRY, TUVALU'S LEAD NEGOTIATOR
It looks like we are being offered 30 pieces of silver to betray our people and our future.
MOHAMED NASHEED, MALDIVES' PRESIDENT
Anything above 1.5 degrees, the Maldives and many small islands and low-lying islands would vanish. It is for this reason that we tried very hard during the course of the last two days to have 1.5 degrees in the document. I am so sorry that this was blatantly obstructed by big-emitting countries.
CLAUDIA SALERNO CALDERA, VENEZUELAN DELEGATE
I ask whether - under the eye of the UN secretary general - you are going to endorse this coup d'etat against the authority of the United Nations.
NNIMMO BASSEY, FRIENDS OF THE EARTH INTERNATIONAL
Copenhagen has been an abject failure. Justice has not been done.
JOHN SAUVEN, GREENPEACE UK
The city of Copenhagen is a crime scene tonight, with the guilty men and women fleeing to the airport.
LUMUMBA STANISLAUS DI-APING, HEAD OF G-77 GROUP
[The draft text] asks Africa to sign a suicide pact, an incineration pact in order to maintain the economic dominance of a few countries. It is a solution based on values, the very same values in our opinion that funnelled six million people in Europe into furnaces. (Ed: Just a tad OTT there don't you think?)
GEORGE W BUSH, 43rd US PRESIDENT
HA HA!! Heh! Heh! “GAG...... Laura! ... gasp .... Pretzel ...Laura!!!(I made up the last one)