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France has declared a national state of emergency. According to The Atlantic, the death toll is quickly rising and currently there are 40 people dead.
There were a series of attacks across seven sites, which includes a restaurant in the 11th arrondissement, near a soccer stadium, and at a concert venue.
ABC reports that there may be 60 hostages held.
This Vine video captures of the sound of an explosion during a soccer game:
I'll keep you guys updated.


7PM ET -
French media are reporting that two attackers have been killed and a police operation to free hostages at the concert venue is over.
Those at the scene reported seeing people being evacuated from the building by police. (Mashable)


• At least 140 people are dead in a wave of terror attacks across Paris, including more than 100 at a concert hall after a hostage situation, and many more shot dead at two restaurants.
• As many as five attackers were "neutralized," the Paris prosecutor says; unknown if others are still at large.
• French President François Hollande closed France's borders and is sending 1,500 members of the military into the streets of Paris.
Europe is shaken up right now, Paris is not that far away from where I live, and panic in Europe is enormous. It really is sad, what is going on in this world. @alywoah
This is terrible. I was just about to post an article here about how Europe needs a major reality check, but I am going to postpone that now. My heart is with the victims and with the people of Paris.
I saw this. I was out of it for about 24 hours. (ER. Food poisoning and Dehydration.) But when I woke up, my phone was blowing up about this. It's awful. Just horrible. :(((
Sounds like a restaurant was attacked too
In france, espacially Paris is like hard core secured. Empty streets, nothing is opne and so many uniformed men strolling around. @nicolejb
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