23rd Oct 2016


Priest killed during attack in French church

A priest has died in an attack by two men armed with knives during a church service in Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, a small town in northern France, the BBC reports. The men entered the church during mass and took hostages before local police intervened. The attackers were also killed. The French president and interior minister are travelling to the scene of the crime, which is being investigated as a terrorist incident.

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