Paris attacks 'justify' need to combat IS, Nusra: Lavrov

French police patrol the streets near the Rue de Charonne on November 14, 2015, following a series of coordinated attacks in and around ParisRussian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Saturday that a string of bloody attacks in Paris justified an even stronger fight against radical jihadists such as the Islamic State group. “There is no justification for terrorist acts and no justification for us not doing much more to defeat ISIS and Al-Nusra and the like,” Lavrov said ahead of an international meeting in Vienna to discuss the war in Syria. “We are in absolute and total agreement that these kinds of attacks are the most vile, horrendous, outrageous unacceptable acts on the planet,” said Kerry.

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