We are At War Says Hollande, Abaaoud Presumed Dead
Shooting broke out in a northern suburb of Paris during an anti-terrorist police operation.
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Hollande Speaks After Saint Denis Raid
President Hollande made a statement after the Saint Denis raid and said,
These actions confirm to us once again that we are at war, a war against terrorism.
All in all, more than a 100 soldiers and police personnel were involved in the pre-dawn operation targeted at the suspects of the Paris attack. By early morning, that number had swelled as this video from Ruptly shows.
Anti-Terror Raids a Success: French Interior Minister
Bernard Cazeneuve, French Interior Minister addresed the media after the Saint Denis raid and confirmed that the siege had ended. He added that 5 policemen had been injured in the siege, 2 suspects killed and 7 arrested. He added that French authorities are unable to provide IDs of the suspects yet, reports CNN.
CNN added that the Paris Attack mastermind Abdelhamid Abaaoud was the target of the attack.
AFP retweed its correspondent who put out the following tweet.
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