Shooting, explosions at French gunmen siege - report

2015-01-09 18:12
Police forces gather in what has been a trying day for French police officers. (Thomas Samson, AFP)

Police forces gather in what has been a trying day for French police officers. (Thomas Samson, AFP)

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Dammantin-en-Goele - Several rounds of automatic gunfire rang out, accompanied by loud explosions, at a print works north of Paris where security forces had encircled the two suspects in the Charlie Hebdo killings and a hostage, a Reuters reporter said on Friday evening.

Smoke came from the building in an industrial zone near the town of Dammartin-en-Goele.

Earlier, at least four armed security force members were seen on its roof.

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