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2018 Strasbourg shooting

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On 11 December 2018 a terrorist attack happened in Strasbourg, France. Five people were shot dead and several others were injured.[1][2] The suspect, a 29 years old man[3] who was known to the security services and thought of as an extremist[4][5][6] was wounded in an exchange of fire with a soldier, is at large.[7]

The incident occurred near Place Kléber, where Christkindelsmärik, a Christmas market, was being held.[7]

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  1. "EN DIRECT - Fusillade à Strasbourg : au moins 4 morts, selon la police". LCI (in French). Retrieved 2018-12-11.
  2. "Fusillade à Strasbourg, en direct : au moins quatre morts, enquête ouverte pour terrorisme". Le Monde.fr (in French). Retrieved 2018-12-11.
  3. CINOTTI, B. (1990). "Le déterminisme de la gélivure des chênes : un nouveau bilan". Revue Forestière Française (6): 585. doi:10.4267/2042/26112. hdl:2042/26112. ISSN 1951-6827.
  4. Samuel, Henry; Chazan, David; Ward, Victoria (11 December 2018). "Strasbourg shooting: At least four dead, several seriously injured in attack at Christmas market - latest news". The Telegraph – via www.telegraph.co.uk.
  5. "Strasbourg Christmas market shooting: Gunman injures multiple people". www.news.com.au.
  6. Willsher, Kim (11 December 2018). "Strasbourg shooting: at least two killed in terrorist attack near Christmas market" – via www.theguardian.com.
  7. 7.0 7.1 "Strasbourg gunman hunted after two killed". BBC News. 11 December 2018.