Francois Hollande promptly returned to France from Brussels, where he was to participate in the EU summit.
Politician found out about the attack that occurred at the chemical plant 20 km from Lyon, during a meeting with Prime Minister of Greece Alexis Tsipras and German Chancellor Angela Merkel. The tragedy has shocked.
Meeting 3 European politicians was interrupted when Francois Hollande said the terrorist attack by Islamists in France. The participants of the EU summit in Brussels was watching the news about the attack on the plant on some news channels. The incident shocked the Prime Minister Tsipras and Merkel, according to the newspaper Le Parisien.
Hollande promptly returned to France in connection with the tragedy. He will lead the defense Council meeting, which will take place at the Elysee Palace in connection with the terror attacks in the metropolis Saint-Quentin-Fallavier. After that politician will speak to the media.
To the place of incident left the Minister of internal Affairs of France Bernard Cazeneuve. Besides all this, the plant arrived, the district Prosecutor and the adherents of the local authorities, as well as multiple fire brigades and emergency medical services. Across the country tightened security measures.
As we were informed Days.<url>, 2 inhabitant of our planet by car attempted to RAM the gates of the plant Air Products and bump stockpiled in there gas cylinders, then they cut off the head of the representative of the stronger sex has inflicted on her inscriptions in Arabic and placed on the fence. Next was to find a flag with Islamist slogans.
According to our information, the victim of the attack was 1 person, at least 10 were wounded. 1 of the Islamists who carried out the attack, was detained. This Thriller is already known to French intelligence. About the fate of the 2 terrorists are not yet known, there is evidence that he was shot by police officers. According to some publications, the attacker acted alone.
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