Death toll reaches 129 following Paris terror attacks, 352 injured
129 people have died in the aftermath of a string of terror attacks in Paris, while 99 out of 352 injured are in a critical condition, Paris Prosecutor Francois Molins stated uring a news briefing following a string of terror attacks in France's capital, Sputnik reported.
"129 people were killed, 352 wounded, 99 are in a critical condition," Francois Molins said during a press conference in Paris. Seven terrorist are dead following the attacks.
He stressed that this is a preliminary report based on the current situation.
According to Francois Molins, 89 victims alone were killed in the attack on Bataclan concert hall. This was the largest loss of life amongst all of the sites of the attacks. Two terrorists have triggered their suicide vests while one was shot by police.
The attackers wearing suicide vests used TATP (triacetone triperoxide) explosives, which are sometimes referred to as "Mother of Satan", and are easy to make.
The prosecutor stated that three teams of terrorists seem to have coordinated the attacks accross Paris.
We can say at this stage of the investigation there was probably three coordinated teams of terrorists behind this barbaric act," Molins said.