Obama Vows to Keep Up Fight Against ISIS After Nice

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French soldiers secure the street after at least 30 people were killed in Nice, France, when a truck ran into a crowd celebrating the Bastille Day national holiday July 14, 2016. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

President Barack Obama on Friday said the United States will stand with France after the attack in Nice that killed more than 80 people, and pledged to keep up the fight against Islamic State.

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"We will not be deterred. We will not relent," Obama said. He urged Americans to continue to uphold the values of freedom of religion and pluralism, saying that any suggestion that religious tests be imposed on U.S. Muslims in response to the attack was "repugnant." (Reporting by Roberta Rampton; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)