Paris gunfight: Two killed after woman detonated her suicide belt


Two people are reported to have been killed in Paris gunfight after a woman suicide bomber reportedly blew herself up.

According to reports, the woman detonated her suicide belt resulting in her death and two others. Several policemen too are reported to be injured.

There are no reports of any civilians being killed in the operation.

Three persons have been arrested and the operations is till underway. The identities of those arrested are still not known.

News agencies are reporting that as many as seven explosion have been heard from the site of gun battle.

Heavy gunfire broke out on Wednesday as French police launched a raid in a Paris suburb, a media report said.

Police told Saint-Denis residents to clear the vicinity of the operation that started at 4.30 a.m. on Wednesday, Aljazeera reported.

 The shots ceased after 15 minutes and then resumed at 5 a.m.

It was not clear whether the raid was related to the investigation into Friday’s deadly attacks in Paris that claimed at least 129 lives and injured over 350 people.


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