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Two attackers ‘neutralized’, one hostage killed in France church attack

Paris: French police “neutralized” two men armed with blades who had taken several people hostage in a church in northern France on Tuesday, the police said.

A police source said that one of the hostages had been killed with a blade in the attack which took place in the Normandy town of Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, south of Rouen. French media reported the attackers cut the throat of the priest.

 

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