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Paris Ringleader Planned Another Attack on Major Business District for Days Later, Prosecutor SaysAbdelhamid Abaaoud also came back to the Bataclan, an official says.

2015-11-24 14:50:15 -0700

US President Barack Obama (R) and his French counterpart Francois Hollande hold a press conference at the White House in Washington, DC on November 24, 2015France and the United States pledged Tuesday to step up the fight against the Islamic State group, urging Russia to throw its weight behind global efforts to resolve the four-year Syria conflict. President Francois Hollande met his US counterpart Barack Obama at the White House as Turkey's downing of a Russian warplane dealt a severe blow to efforts to coordinate the fight against IS. Speaking 11 days after jihadists killed 130 people in the French capital, Hollande urged an "implacable" joint response to crush the group in Syria and Iraq.

2015-11-24 12:58:34 -0700