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Shooting incident at Louvre in Paris Watch

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    A French soldier on guard at the Louvre in Paris has opened fire on a suspected attacker, media reports say.

    A man shouting "Allahu Akbar" is reported to have tried to attack the soldier with a knife and was seriously injured when the soldier responded.

    The attacker is said to have been trying to enter the museum's underground shop.

    A big security operation is under way and the interior ministry has described the situation as "serious".

    The Louvre has been evacuated.

    Details of the incident are still emerging. A French police spokesman said the attacker shouted "Allahu Akbar" - God is great in Arabic - but was not carrying explosives.

    Reports say the attacker was carrying one, possibly two suitcases.
    Another says he wore a rucksack and carried a machete.

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-38853841

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    Another good job done by France's army personnel. Daily they put their lives on the line to safeguard our freedom, liberty and safety.

    **** these radical Islamic terrorists, to hell and back.
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    I'm only amazed that Mathemagicien's thread title wasn't French soldier mows down shopping pilgrim in gun rampage.
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    (Original post by Good bloke)
    I'm only amazed that Mathemagicien's thread title wasn't French soldier mows down shopping pilgrim in gun rampage.
    :toofunny:
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    Oh dear me, Le Pen will be rubbing her hands.
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    Don't bring a knife to a gunfight.....
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    Welcome to modern life unfortunately.
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    A recent recruit to Jihad
    Said "Dan Brown is really quite bad
    "I shall go to the Louvre
    "And my case i shall prouvre
    "By using this bomb from Baghdad"
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    (Original post by the bear)


    A recent recruit to Jihad
    Said "Dan Brown is really quite bad
    "I shall go to the Louvre
    "And my case i shall prouvre
    "By using this bomb from Baghdad"

    A soldier of France, resolute
    In his duty, perforce had to shoot
    A jihadi, a shopper,
    "He came quite a cropper",
    He said, "but the need to act quick was acute."
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    I hate it how they are referring to that extremist as a "suspected" attacker. If he wielded a machete and managed to swing it then he is not a suspect!
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    (Original post by TaintedLight)
    I hate it how they are referring to that extremist as a "suspected" attacker. If he wielded a machete and managed to swing it then he is not a suspect!
    He was just carrying it in case he needed to chop up some fruit and mistook the soldier's head for a pineapple.
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    whilst viewing the art of Matisse
    the tourists were told by polisse
    "you must stay inside
    "let Dan Brown be your guide
    there has been a nouveau plot twisse"

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    (Original post by Good bloke)
    I'm only amazed that Mathemagicien's thread title wasn't French soldier mows down shopping pilgrim in gun rampage.
    True, but the title makes it sound like someone opened fire on the public, rather than a soldier defending himself...
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    Innocent muslim with butter knife was bombed by evil french right wing neo nazis

    Breaking news the Neo nazi supported trump, trump is blamed for the murder
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    Just be glad this didn't happen in Berkeley, or otherwise the Berkeley students/antifa rioters would've killed the soldier for being 'islamophobic'


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    "opened fire"

    "shot an attacker in self-defence" would be more apt
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    (Original post by Google22)
    Just be glad this didn't happen in Berkeley, or otherwise the Berkeley students/antifa rioters would've killed the soldier for being 'islamophobic'


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    Ummm... A protester did get shot and the crowd legged it and shouted at police trying to help.
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    Twitter is on top of this:


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    (Original post by the bear)
    Twitter is on top of this:



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    That's got to be fake...
 
 
 
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