The Islamic State of Iraq and Syria – ISIS has claimed responsibility for the six attacks in Paris, which has taken the lives so far of 128 and over 200 wounded.

Television network CNN have reported that the terrorist group made an online statement to its supporters stating that eight militants with explosive vests and armed with assault rifles attacked selected areas of the French capital with great precision.

The message allegedly even said that “France and others who follow her example must know that the main goals of the Islamic state remain and will continue to feel the breath of death because they who decided to follow this crusade, who dared to attacked our prophet, and boast about fighting Islam in France and that their planes are attacking the Muslims in the Caliphate.”

The French media also reported that on the ground next to one of the assailants was a Syrian passport.