Nice terror attack: Isil claims responsibility for Bastille day slaughter that left 84 people dead, as four men arrested - 16 July 2016
France in Shock After Truck Attack in Nice - Text + Audio + Video - 15 July 2016
"A driver crashed into a crowd in Nice on Thursday during a celebration of Bastille Day, France’s national holiday.
This is the third large attack in France since last year."
Amateur Video Captures Nice Truck Attack - VIDEO - 15 July 2016
"A driver killed over 80 people and injured more than 100 others when he steered his speeding truck into a crowd in Nice Thursday night
at a celebration of Bastille Day, France's independence holiday."
- International reactions to the 2016 Nice attack
- At least 84 killed in lorry attack in Nice (14 July 2016)
"A lorry ploughs through packed crowds gathered for Bastille Day celebrations in Nice, southern France, killing at least 84 people,
in what French President Francois Hollande calls a terrorist attack...
Local media are reporting that the driver of the truck was a local man called Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel...
London Mayor Sadiq Khan... has said the capital will review its safety measures in light of the Nice attack...
Germany will boost border controls at airports as well as road and rail crossings into France after the truck attack in Nice..."
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Bastille Day truck driver was known to police, reports say
"The attacker, a 31-year-old Tunisian-born Frenchman who lived in Nice, was known to the police for common crimes – including violence
– but not to the intelligence services, a police source said."
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