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Old 14 July 2016, 18:21
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30 Dead, Over 100 injured in French "Bastille Day" Attack

Looks like another round of cultural enrichment for the French.

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At least 30 people are reported to have been killed after a truck ploughed into a crowd in an apparent attack in the French city of Nice.


A further 100 people have been injured, according to French television station BFM TV.

A image appears to show the front of a white lorry riddled with bullet holes. It follows witness reports that gunshots were heard at the scene.

Local newspaper Le Parisien is reporting that shots have been exchanged with police.


President of the Nice Cote d'Azur region, Christian Estrosi, has tweeted: "The driver of a lorry seems to have killed dozens of people. Stay in your homes. More information to follow..."


Le Parisien has graphic images of bodies strewn across the promenade.
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Old 14 July 2016, 18:21
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At Least 30 Dead, 100 Injured Nice, France "Attack"

At Least 30 Dead, 100 Injured Nice, France "Attack"

The article links to a SkyNews video that calls this an "attack", and says the driver fired into the large crowd gathered to watch fireworks for Frances Bastile Day celebration.



http://www.foxnews.com/world/2016/07...d-in-nice.html
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Old 14 July 2016, 18:28
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Old 14 July 2016, 18:29
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Well I have to say, though we posted at the same time points for style. A couple witty comments and an embeded link.

We need to do more to keep unstable people from being able to get behind the wheel of assault vehicles. How many more times will this happen before we all come together?
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Old 14 July 2016, 18:42
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So many comments about guns, and trucks, come to mind, but out of respect, I'll refrain. Rip to the innocent fallen.
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Old 14 July 2016, 18:45
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We need to do more to keep unstable people from being able to get behind the wheel of assault vehicles.
You misspelled "Muslim".

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A witness, Wassim Bouhlel, told the Associated Press that he saw the truck drive into the crowd, then witnessed the driver emerge with a gun and start shooting.
Now, it hasn't been CONFIRMED that it was of the Moose-variety, I know................but let's use our magical powers of deductive reasoning and pattern recognition to draw a hypothesis as to the "most likely" cause......


Oh, and the body count was just upped to 60 dead apparently.

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How many more times will this happen before we all come together?
I feel like this is a rhetorical question.

Charles Martel is rolling in his grave.........
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Old 14 July 2016, 18:46
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Hmm, just got back from a week trip to France. I'm glad to have been gone before this happened.
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Old 14 July 2016, 18:48
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Isn't it time France came up with some common sense truck laws?
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Old 14 July 2016, 19:01
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Old 14 July 2016, 19:04
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Drove 2-3 miles before stopping, mowing people down the whole way. Damn. Innocent people just going about their business. Fuckin Haj man...
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Old 14 July 2016, 20:13
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Cut out the 'humor' as it is totally inappropriate, given the circumstances
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Old 14 July 2016, 20:15
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That was a special kind of devil! Prayers out to the wounded!
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Old 14 July 2016, 20:25
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RIP to the innocent dead.


I saw on the news earlier that Omar The Chechen was killed. Blowback?

And what is it going to take till NATO has had enough and gets physical?
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Old 14 July 2016, 20:26
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News reports are now saying the truck was loaded with guns and grenades. 75 killed, 50 injured. Man, WTF lucky the full plot didn't go through. I could just imagine the carnage at a 4th fireworks show. Just wow...
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Old 14 July 2016, 20:31
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Later numbers are 70+ killed.
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Old 14 July 2016, 20:53
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Welcome to the Presidency, Marine Le Pen
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Old 14 July 2016, 21:47
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Where are all the French cops with their MGs
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Old 14 July 2016, 22:53
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Old 14 July 2016, 22:56
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RIP to the fallen.
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Old 14 July 2016, 23:05
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RIP to the fallen.
Indeed, though to me the proper way for France to honor the fallen would be to do more about the ongoing problem that led to their murder than just talk about it until more suffer the same fate.

Drudge is reporting that the terrorist was a 31 year old French resident born in Tunisia.
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