IS militant group claims responsibility for Paris attacks in official statement

14:37, 14 November 2015

Islamic State terrorist organization has now officially confirmed its responsibility for the attacks in the French capital last night, BBC reported.


The claim was issued in written format in French and Arabic, and in audio format, all via established IS channels, according to the report.

The statement claims that "eight brothers wearing explosive vests and assault rifles targeted carefully chosen locations in the heart of the French capital."

It goes on to call Paris the "capital of abomination and perversion."

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