In pictures: the world's reaction to the Paris attacks

A minute's silence was observed across the world to pay tribute to the victims of the deadly attacks that killed 129 people and injured over 300 in Paris. Thousands of people gathered in the Place de la Republique, Paris to observe a minute's silence as across Europe others also stood still in solidarity.

Place de la Repubblique 12 pm Paris time

Place de la Republique 12 pm Paris time Image by Steve Parsons/PA Wire / CC BY 2.0

In the UK vigils and a minutes' silence was observed at Trafalgar Square and at Wembley Stadium.

A couple hug in Trafalgar Square, London during an observed minute of silence

A couple hug in Trafalgar Square, London during an observed minute of silence Image by Hannah McKay/PA Newswire

People at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin gathered at 12pm Paris time to commemorate those who died in the Paris attacks on Friday night.

People by the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin observing a minute of silence

People by the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin observing a minute of silence Image by Kay Nietfield/PA Newswire

Nick Alexander was working as the Eagles Of Death Metal merchandise manager in the Bataclan theatre on the night of the attacks. The British Foreign Office and his family have confirmed that he was among the 118 victims killed at the rock concert. He was 36.

Nick Alexander, who died in the Bataclan massacre, in Paris, France.

Nick Alexander, who died in the Bataclan massacre, in Paris, France. Image by Foreign & Commonwealth Office/PA Wire

Rio De Janeiro joined with many other monuments across the world in lighting its iconic Christ the Redeemer statue in the tricolour of blue, white, and red out of solidarity with France in the aftermath of the Paris attacks.

Christ the Redeemer statue is lit with the colors of France's flag, in solidarity with France after attacks in Paris, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015.

Christ the Redeemer statue is lit with the colors of France's flag, in solidarity with France after attacks in Paris, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015. Image by (AP Photo/Leo Correa)

A vigil and national service was held in Notre Dame on Sunday for the victims of the attacks. Parisians were urged to pray 'for hope not hate' by Cardinal Andre XXIII.

People gather outside for a national service for the victims of the terror attack at Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015.

People gather outside for a national service for the victims of the terror attack at Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015. Image by (AP Photo/Christoph Ena)

People stroll on the almost empty Champs Elysees avenue, Saturday, Nov.14, 2015 in Paris. The indiscriminate taking of lives, so many lives, squeezed life out of Paris itself.

People stroll on the almost empty Champs Elysees avenue, Saturday, Nov.14, 2015 in Paris. The indiscriminate taking of lives, so many lives, squeezed life out of Paris itself. Image by (AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu)

Flowers and tributes are left close to the Bataclan concert hall, Paris, one of the venues for the attacks in the French capital.

Flowers and tributes are left close to the Bataclan concert hall, Paris, one of the venues for the attacks in the French capital. Image by Steve Parsons/PA Wire

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