Six injured after man arrive on French soldiers in Paris

Six injured after man arrive on French soldiers in Paris

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In the French municipality of Levallois-Perret, north of Paris Wednesday morning around 8.00 am, six soldiers were injured, after a car on them is broken in.

The confirms the police to news agency Reuters. Of the six wounded, two soldiers in serious injury.

The explanation is still unclear, but according to mayor Patrick Balkany of Levallois-Perret there is no doubt about intent.


Barracks in France closed after car driving into military


French media report that soldiers were hit by a car at the time that they came from a barracks came to go on patrol as part of security measures against terror. In the BMW they rammed was a man behind the wheel.

The man who rammed soldiers in the street near the barracks and waited until he could strike, said the mayor. The police is looking for the vehicle. Emergency services take pity on the wounded soldiers.

? Incident à Levallois-Perret : intervention the #Police and cours. Un véhicule est recherché


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06:56 to 09 August 2017

State of emergency

In France after the terror attacks of november 13, 2015 the state of emergency was declared. That is still in force.

The measures put the police under more searches to carry out without the intervention of a judge. Also patrolling since then, thousands of soldiers on the French streets because of the terrorist threat.

President Emmanuel Macron had previously know the state of emergency this autumn to want to end.

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