Obama calls Sarkozy over Toulouse shooting

March 21, 2012 23:44

France and the US vowed to combat "terrorist barbarism," after US President Barack Obama called Sarkozy to offer condolences for a series of shooting that left seven people dead, including three children.

According to a French presidential statement, Obama called Sarkozy to offer "personal condolences" on his behalf, and on behalf of US citizens, according to French media reports.

"France and the United States are more determined than ever to fight together against terrorist barbarism," the statement said.

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