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Palestine & Israel sympathise with France

Hamas, Palestinian & Israeli leadership have condemned the attacks in Paris.

A street cleaner arrives to clean blood from the pavement near a patisserie at the Rue de Charonne in Paris on November 14, 2015, following a series of coordinated attacks in and around Paris late Friday which left more than 120 people dead. Picture: AFP

TEL AVIV - Palestinian and Israeli leaders are among international leaders protesting against the terrorist attacks in France.

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin says the country stands with France in its uncompromising struggle against terrorism.

Palestinian groups have also condemned the attack, with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas saying he is shocked, angered and saddened.

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says Israel stands side by side with France.

Netanyahu says the country has shared intelligence information at its disposal with French authorities.

WATCH: Paris Attacks: Witnesses describe terrifying ordeals

He says Israel has information relating to those involved in the attacks.

Meanwhile, over the weekend, thousands of Israelis including French nationals, marched in Tel Aviv in solidarity with Paris.

Many held French flags while other placed candles on the ground.

In Ramallah in the West Bank, several Palestinians spelled out the word 'Paris' using candles outside the French Cultural Centre.

Islamic movement Hamas, which rules the Gaza Strip - but is considered a terrorist organisation by both the United States and European Union - has also condemned the killings.

WATCH: Over 120 killed in Paris terror attacks

The death toll from Friday's attacks has risen to 132, with 352 people wounded and 99 of them still in a serious condition in hospital.

Just one day after French President Francois Hollande vowed a 'merciless' response to the deadly Paris attacks on Friday, France has carried out a series of air strikes on Islamic State targets in Raqqa, Syria.

The French Defence Ministry says the strikes last night involved 10 fighter jets dropping bombs.

They destroyed targets including an ISIS command centre, a recruitment centre and a training camp.

WATCH: Obama: #ParisAttacks an 'outrageous attempt to terrorise civilians'

BRIC NATIONS CONDEMN ATTACKS

Leaders of the BRICS nations, including President Jacob Zuma, have condemned the attacks.

In a statement, Presidential spokesperson Bongani Majola described the shootings and bombings as 'abhorrent'.

He says the BRICS leaders have expressed support for France in tracking down those responsible for the attacks.

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