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Saturday, 14 November 2015 09:33

Deadly Paris Blasts: At least 120 dies in shooting and explosions

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Scores were killed and more than 200 others injured in a series of attacks last night in different places of the French capital Paris.
 
Eighty-seven people were reported killed after anti-terrorist commandos stormed the Bataclan concert hall which was hold by unidentified gunmen. As a responce; the gunmen detonated explosive belts and dozens of shocked survivors were rescued.
 
A Paris city hall official said, at least 87 young people attending a rock concert at the Bataclan music hall when anti-terrorist commandos launched an assault on the building. The gunmen detonated explosive belts and dozens of shocked survivors were rescued, asserting that break into the hall came after tweets said: "The insurgents continue to killings of hostages".
 
Some 40 more people were killed in five other attacks in the Paris region, the city hall official told reporters, including an apparent double suicide bombing outside the national stadium, where Hollande and the German foreign minister were watching a friendly soccer international.
 
Press reports confirmed that the people in Paris are living in a state of fear and shock, though the capital's streets unusually nearly deserted from passers .. noting that the attackers used explosive belts during the six unprecedented attacks.
 
French President Francois Hollande, visibly shaken, has announced in a brief speech after the Paris bombings, a state of emergency across the country, in addition to the closure of the border and some areas, while the French Foreign Ministry announced that the airport will continue to work.
 
Paris saw three days of attacks in early January, when gunmen murdered 18 people after attacking satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, a Jewish supermarket and a policewoman on patrol.
 
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