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PHOTOS: The World Responds To The Paris Attacks

A coordinated terrorist attack hit Paris Friday night, killing more than 120 people, injuring hundreds more — and sending shock waves of grief, fear and anger across France.

The attacks struck multiple sites across the city simultaneously — explosions outside the national stadium, a hostage situation in a crowded concert hall, a barrage of gunfire at multiple cafes and restaurants. The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for the attacks, which French president Francois Hollande called "an act of war."

As Paris went into lockdown and French investigators sought the attackers, the French were not alone in their grief: around the world, cities and individuals expressed their sympathy and solidarity.

From Brazil to Iran, from Sweden to Ramallah, here are 33 images of the world reaction:

Army defensive back Caleb McNeill carries the French flag onto the field before an NCAA college football game against Tulane in West Point, N.Y. Mike Groll/AP hide caption

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Army defensive back Caleb McNeill carries the French flag onto the field before an NCAA college football game against Tulane in West Point, N.Y.

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Hundreds of members of the French community and supporters take part in the "March of Defiance" in Cape Town, South Africa. Rodger Bosch/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Hundreds of members of the French community and supporters take part in the "March of Defiance" in Cape Town, South Africa.

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People take part in an anti-terrorism protest in Zagreb, Croatia. Miso Lisanin/Xinhua/Landov hide caption

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People take part in an anti-terrorism protest in Zagreb, Croatia.

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A candlelight vigil for the victims of the Paris attacks was held outside the French Cultural Center in the West Bank city of Ramallah. Alaa Badarneh/EPA/Landov hide caption

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A candlelight vigil for the victims of the Paris attacks was held outside the French Cultural Center in the West Bank city of Ramallah.

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People hold up a France national flag and signs that read "Rio is Paris," during a demonstration in front of Christ the Redeemer statue, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Leo Correa/AP hide caption

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People hold up a France national flag and signs that read "Rio is Paris," during a demonstration in front of Christ the Redeemer statue, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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People walk past street placards reading "I am Paris" at the Darsena canal in Milan, Italy. Guiseppe Cacace/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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People walk past street placards reading "I am Paris" at the Darsena canal in Milan, Italy.

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People lay flowers in tribute at the entrance of the French Embassy in Bogota, Colombia. Mauricio Duenas Castaneda/EPA/Landov hide caption

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People lay flowers in tribute at the entrance of the French Embassy in Bogota, Colombia.

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A representative of the Islamic community in Serbia observes a minute of silence in front of the French Embassy in Belgrade, Serbia. Alexa Stankovic/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A representative of the Islamic community in Serbia observes a minute of silence in front of the French Embassy in Belgrade, Serbia.

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A woman in front of the Alliance Francaise building in Quito, Ecuador, leaves a bouquet of flowers at a tribute to victims of the Paris attacks. Jose Jacome/EPA/Landov hide caption

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A woman in front of the Alliance Francaise building in Quito, Ecuador, leaves a bouquet of flowers at a tribute to victims of the Paris attacks.

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A Mexican flag reading "Peace for France" and "We are with you," is one of the many tributes in front of the French Embassy in Mexico City, Mexico. Ginnette Riquelme/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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A Mexican flag reading "Peace for France" and "We are with you," is one of the many tributes in front of the French Embassy in Mexico City, Mexico.

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Sweden's and Denmark's national teams respect a minute of silence to honor the victims of Paris attacks ahead of the Euro 2016 play-off football match in Solna, Sweden. Marcus Ericsson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Sweden's and Denmark's national teams respect a minute of silence to honor the victims of Paris attacks ahead of the Euro 2016 play-off football match in Solna, Sweden.

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In Tehran, Iranians place flowers and light candles in front of France's embassy. EPA/Landov hide caption

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In Tehran, Iranians place flowers and light candles in front of France's embassy.

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People gather around a symbol of the Eiffel Tower during a rally in honor of the victims of the terrorist attacks in Paris, in Lausanne, Switzerland. Salvatore Di Nolfi/EPA/Landov hide caption

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Indian artists dressed to participate in a cultural program hold a candlelight vigil for the victims of the Paris terrorist attacks before performing on stage in Bhopal, India. Sanjeev Gupta/EPA/Landov hide caption

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Indian artists dressed to participate in a cultural program hold a candlelight vigil for the victims of the Paris terrorist attacks before performing on stage in Bhopal, India.

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The Metropolitan Opera and Orchestra performs the French National Anthem during the matinee performance of Puccini's Tosca, in New York. Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Metropolitan Opera and Orchestra performs the French National Anthem during the matinee performance of Puccini's Tosca, in New York.

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South Korean women pray during a vigil outside the French Embassy in Seoul, South Korea. Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images hide caption

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South Korean women pray during a vigil outside the French Embassy in Seoul, South Korea.

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A Palestinian man lights candles during a rally in front of the Nativity church in the West Bank city of Bethlehem. Abed Hashlamoun/EPA/Landov hide caption

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A Palestinian man lights candles during a rally in front of the Nativity church in the West Bank city of Bethlehem.

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People light candles for the victims of the Paris attacks in the center of Budapest, Hungary. Laszlo Balogh/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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People light candles for the victims of the Paris attacks in the center of Budapest, Hungary.

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People lay flowers and light candles outside the French Embassy in Moscow, Russia. Sergei Fadeichev/ITAR-TASS/Landov hide caption

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People lay flowers and light candles outside the French Embassy in Moscow, Russia.

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Main square of Salamanca, Spain. J.M. Garcia/EPA/Landov hide caption

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Main square of Salamanca, Spain.

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San Francisco City Hall, California. Terry Schmitt/UPI/Landov hide caption

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San Francisco City Hall, California.

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The Museum of Archaeology of Macedonia and Constitutional Court in Skopje, Republic of Macedonia. Georgi Licovski/EPA/Landov hide caption

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The Museum of Archaeology of Macedonia and Constitutional Court in Skopje, Republic of Macedonia.

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The Brandeburg Gate, Berlin, Germany. Sean Gallup/Getty Images hide caption

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The Brandeburg Gate, Berlin, Germany.

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The Palace of Culture and Science in Warsaw, Poland. Tomasz Gzell/EPA/Landov hide caption

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The Palace of Culture and Science in Warsaw, Poland.

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The Podgorica's Millennium bridge in Podgorica, Montenegro. Stevo Vasiljevic/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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The Podgorica's Millennium bridge in Podgorica, Montenegro.

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Belgrade, Serbia.

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The Tower Bridge, London, England, was lit up in a succession of blue, white and red on Saturday night. Justin Tallis/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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The Tower Bridge, London, England, was lit up in a succession of blue, white and red on Saturday night.

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The Arctic Cathedral in Tromso, Norway. Jan Holteh/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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The Arctic Cathedral in Tromso, Norway.

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The Sydney Opera in Sydney, Australia. Rick Rycroft/AP hide caption

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The Sydney Opera in Sydney, Australia.

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The Oriental Pearl Tower in Shanghai, China. Xing Zhe/EPA/Landov hide caption

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The Oriental Pearl Tower in Shanghai, China.

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The London Eye in London, England. Chris Ratcliffe/Getty Images hide caption

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The London Eye in London, England.

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The CN Tower in Toronto, Canada. Chris Helgren/Reuters /Landov hide caption

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The CN Tower in Toronto, Canada.

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In front of the Tel Aviv Municipality building in Tel Aviv, Israel. Lior Mizrahi/Getty Images hide caption

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In front of the Tel Aviv Municipality building in Tel Aviv, Israel.

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