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French president off to Moscow for talks on fighting terror

French President Francois Hollande on a visit to Moscow Thursday calk for forming a broad international coalition against the Islamic State group, trying to unite France, the U.S. and Russia in the aftermath of the horrifying Paris attacks that killed 130 people.

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Russia was mourning for the victims of the Paris attacks and those who died in the crash of a Russian passenger plane in Egypt. He praised Hollande's efforts to build an anti-terror coalition and said that Moscow was open for stronger cooperation.

Hollande's visit comes two days after he met with President Barack Obama in Washington, where both leaders vowed to escalate...