Policeman and suspected gunman shot dead in Paris 'terror attack'

Friday, 21 April 2017 - 7:41

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One policeman has been shot dead and two others wounded in central Paris, French police say, with their suspected attacker killed by security forces.

A lone gunman opened fire before being killed as he fled the scene, police say.

The Champs-Elysees was sealed off.

President Francois Hollande said that he was convinced the attack was "terrorist-related".

So-called Islamic State said that one of its "fighters" had carried out the attack.


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