One of the witnesses of the attack on the police in the Champs Elysees area in Paris told the news Agency Reuters, saw from the car a man came out and opened fire with a machine gun.
According to recent reports, the attack was killed one policeman, two others were injured. The attacker was killed. The police assumes that criminals was two, one of them disappeared.
In the Champs Elysees area, the police launched the operation. Used helicopters. The scene comes with special vehicles by armed police.
As the version of the incident, according to sources, is seen as a terrorist attack and an armed robbery. At the same time, the interior Ministry of France said that the motives of the attack so far, although shooting at the officers was aiming.
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