Paris Shooting – Multiple Killed after ‘Kalashnikov and Grenade Attacks’ across French Capital
AT LEAST 18 Deaths. VIDEO. 3 EXPLOSIONS: Many people killed after several shootings and explosions across central Paris. Paris shootings and explosions near Stade de France kill 18. At least 18 people have been killed in several shootings in the French capital, Paris, as well as explosions at the Stade de France.
At least one man opened fire with an automatic gun at the Petit Cambodge restaurant in the 11th district.
Liberation newspaper reports four deaths. It also reports shootings near the Bataclan arts centre.
Three explosions are also reported outside a bar near the Stade de France, where France were hosting Germany.
Reports say French President Francois Hollande was watching the match and has been moved to safety.
A BBC journalist at the Petit Cambodge restaurant says he can see 10 people on the road either dead or seriously injured.
He says police have now arrived and sealed off the area.
An eyewitness told Liberation he had heard more than 100 rounds being fired.
It says the gunman has fled the scene.
Several” shooting incidents with at least two dead and seven injured in eastern Paris. The gunmen, who used Kalashnikovs, are still at large. An eyewitness on BFMTV said that they saw at least two people dead outside the petit Cambodge restaurant in Paris 10th arrondissement. It is situated in a trendy district in eastern Paris next to the canal Saint Martin, popular with young Parisians and foreign tourists at the weekend.
A second incident is believed to have taken place near the Bataclan club, which is only a few hundred yards from the former offices of Charlie Hebdo, where 12 were killed in January.
Police have evacuated bars and restaurants in the area and cordoned off the shooting zone.