News Breaking: Hostage situation in northern France

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    Armed men have taken hostages after gun shots were fired in the northern French town of Roubaix, a police source said on Tuesday.

    "An operation is underway after hostages were taken. Gunshots were fired and the neighborhood has been cordoned off," the source told Reuters. "A bank director and his family may have been taken as hostages."



    might as well make a separate thread to see what happens here.
     
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    I bet the bank guard didn't even have a gun to defend himself.
     
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    Oy vey zmir :facepalm:
     
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    He had flowers.

     
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    sacrebleu!!!!
     
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    Thanks Odumbo.
     
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    Bless his little heart. If only the whole world was as innocent.
     
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    :facepalm:
     
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    This "JV Team" is starting to create chaos....maybe our President needs to invite the to the White House and have a beer with them and talk it thru.
     
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    Well since that picture would have had to have been taken from New Jersey...would ISIS really be that bad in that shit hole for a state???
     
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    Reports saying it is not related to Paris attacks
     
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    http://www.itv.com/news/update/2015-11-24/hostage-situation-in-french-town-of-roubaix/

    A "hostage situation" has been reported in the northern French town of Roubaix near the Belgian border, according to Reuters.
    Police sources said that the incident did not appear to be linked to the Paris terror attacks on 13 November.
    It initially reported several people suffered gunshot wounds during the incident.
    A source told Reuters:
    An operation is underway after hostages were taken.
    Gunshots were fired and the neighbourhood has been cordoned off.
    A bank director and his family may have been taken as hostages.
    – Reuters source
    Medical and fire services confirmed that an operation was underway in the town, but haven't given further details.
    Last updated Tue 24 Nov 2015
     
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    I thought the refugees were mainly women and children?
     
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    And why are they all dressed like Muslims (the angry ones with the signs)? Didn't they get Obumble's or Hillary(ous)'s memo?
     
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    I read that in Walter Cronkite's voice
     
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    I also thought they were supposed to be poor but every single one is carrying an iphone and they are fighting over charging outlets at the camps. Hopefully soon cnn will be able to edit live footage to tell the story they want.
     
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    Those are muslim women....
     
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    Do you guys even know the process in which refugees are admitted to the US?

    It's not Obama is standing in front of the gates of the US and yells, "Everyone in!"
     
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    ...im still not convinced its not a terrorist or a radical islamist.