Hollande blames ISIS for Paris bloodshed

2015-11-14 12:27
French president Francois Hollande. (Stephane de Sakutin, AFP)

French president Francois Hollande. (Stephane de Sakutin, AFP)

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Paris - French President Francois Hollande said on Saturday that the Islamic State group had orchestrated the worst attacks in France since WWII and vowed to strike back.

Almost 130 people died and 180 were injured, 80 seriously, in a string of near-simultaneous attacks on Friday on a concert hall, stadium and Paris cafes.

Hollande declared three days of national mourning and put the nation's security at its highest level.

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