Terror attack in France: priest is killed

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As reported by Reuters, citing a source in law enforcement agencies, one hostage was killed as a result of the capture of the church in the north-west of France in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray.

President of France Francois Hollande went to the place of the attack.

According to French media, one of the attackers slit the priest’s throat.

The police neutralized two men armed with knives, who attacked the church. According to media, the terrorists were shot and killed.

According to Le Figaro, the attackers took hostages a priest, two parishioners, and two nuns.

Source: korrespondent.net

 

Image: lefigaro.fr