A man places a French national flag on the arch at the Washington Square Park in New York

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A man places a French national flag on the arch at the Washington Square Park in New York

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The World Stands With Paris After Deadly Attacks

As world leaders denounced the slaughter in Paris, ordinary citizens took to the streets from Calgary to Shanghai to show their support for the French state. The attack took place against a backdrop of mounting anxiety in Europe and beyond about jihadist extremism, as refugees from Syria pour into the continent.

This story was corrected to fix the day in the eighth item.

Outside the Le Carillon restaurant, one of the scenes of last friday's terror attacks, on Nov. 16, 2015 in Paris.

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People observe a minute of silence at the Place de la Republique on Nov. 16, 2015 in memory of the victims of the Paris terror attacks.

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Army force are deployed at the Tower Eiffel on Nov. 16, 2015.

Photograph: The Asahi Shimbun

Mourners gather to leave flowers, light candles, and pay their respects to victims of the terrorist attacks at the site of the Bataclan concert hall attack, in Paris on Nov. 15, 2015.

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Paris
Paris

Mourners write messages in chalk as they gather to pay their respects to victims of the terrorist attacks, at Place de la Republique, in Paris on Nov. 15.

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Prague
Prague

People stand around a candle lit vigil in front of the French embassy in Prague on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015.

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Geneva
Geneva

The colors of the French national flag are projected onto the Jet d'Eau fountain in Geneva on Nov. 15.

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London
London

Serbia's Novak Djokovic and Japan's Kei Nishikori observe a minute’s silence in memory of the victims of the attack at the ATP World Tour Finals tennis tournament in London on Nov. 15.

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Long Beach
Long Beach

Students and mourners hold candles to honor Nohemi Gonzalez, who was killed during the attacks in Paris, in Long Beach, California on Nov. 15.

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Sarajevo
Sarajevo

Sarajevo city hall is illuminated in the colors of the French national flag on Nov. 15.

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Moscow
Moscow

A man places a slice of bread on a plastic cup with vodka outside the French embassy in Moscow on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015.

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Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro

A man takes a picture of the Christ the Redeemer statue lit up with the colors of the French flag in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015.

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Shanghai
Shanghai

Henrik Stenson of Sweden and Patrick Reed of the United States with black ribbons in their caps during the third round of the BMW Masters at Lake Malaren Golf Club in Shanghai, China, on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015.

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San Francisco
San Francisco

A man holds the French flag outside San Francisco City Hall before a vigil honoring victims of the Paris terrorist attacks on Nov. 15.

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Egypt
Egypt

The great pyramid of Khufu illuminated with the French flag in Giza, Egypt on Nov. 15.

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Washington
Washington

Supporters of France take part in a candle light vigil at Lafayette Square in Washington, DC., on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015.

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Auckland
Auckland

A candle burns during a vigil at Aotea Square in Auckland, New Zealand, on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015.

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Sydney
Sydney

The sails of the Sydney Opera House are lit up with the colors of the French flag in Sydney on Saturday Nov. 14, 2015.

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Toronto
Toronto

Alexis Ajinca of the New Orleans Pelicans has #PrayForParis written on his shoe during an NBA game against the Toronto Raptors at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto, Ontario, on Friday, Nov. 13, 2015.

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India
India

Residents of Kolkata take part candle light vigil to express solidarity with the victims of Paris terror attacks on Nov. 15, 2015.

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Jerusalem
Jerusalem

Jewish men pass the Jerusalem's Old City wall illuminated with the colours of the French national flag on Nov. 15, 2015.

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Seoul
Seoul

A Buddhist monk prays before tributes displayed outside the French embassy in Seoul on Nov. 16

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