Paris attacks: at least 118 killed in gunfire and blasts

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Paris: Gunfire and blasts at different places in Paris Friday night have left more than 118 dead and many others wounded.

At the Bataclan concert hall, the target of the worst attack, it has been reported that those among the audience were being shot one after the other.

Three of the attackers are said to be have been killed at the concert hall. Before the police moved in on the concert hall, the attackers took many as hostage. Later the French President Francois Hollande said that the attackers would be dealt with “without mercy”

Paris attacksPolice told a news agency that more than 100 people had died at this venue. There have been more casualties in the series of gun atatcks near the Stade de France and city centre restaurants.

A national State of Emergency has been declared and France has sealed its borders.

The terror targets:
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  • Bataclan concert venue, 50 boulevard Voltaire, 11th district
  • Le Carillon, 18 rue Alibert, 10th district, and
    Le Petit Cambodge, 20 rue Alibert, 10th district
  • La Belle Equipe, 92 rue de Charonne, 11th district
  • Near Stade de France, St Denis, North of Paris
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