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Hostage situation France

What we know so far

-Two men with knives took five hostages in a church Northern France
-The men entered the church from a back entrance during the daily service
-Among the hostages would be a priest, two nuns and several church goers
-Several hostages injured, the priest is said to be killed
-The priest is said to have had his throat cut, some sources claim beheaded (not confirmed)
-Police decided to intervene immediately, the two attackers were shot
-Identities or motives are not known yet, Le Point reports the only known detail about the attackers as “bearded men”

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