French President Hollande declared that the attacks were an of war on France by ISIS.
According to the Associated Press,
In a televised Friday night address he appealed to citizens to maintain “a determined France, a united France, a France that joins together and a France that will not allow itself to be staggered, even if today there is infinite emotion faced with this disaster, this tragedy, which is an abomination, because it is barbarism.”
As France goes to war again, we remember the past wars of France. Here is our continuing series on France’s Wars.