Posted by Marco on 11/13/2015
Courtesy - TMZ
Gunfire and explosions rang out in restaurants, bars, and a soccer stadium in Paris -- and at least 60 people are dead.
The deadly attacks began during a soccer match between France and Germany at Stade de France. You can hear a massive explosion go off during the broadcast of the game ... where President Francois Hollande was watching. Authorities hurriedly evacuated him during the chaos.
There are multiple attacks going on -- at the stadium, and at several bars and restaurants in neighborhoods near the stadium.
There are reports at least 100 people are being held hostage in a theater where the American band Eagles of Death Metal was playing. The shooters came in during the concert and started spraying the crowd with gunfire.
Founding member Jesse Hughes escaped safely through a door backstage, but they have not accounted for the other band members yet. Josh Homme was not with the band for Friday night's show.
UPDATE : 4:15 PM PT -- The hostage crisis at the Bataclan theater, where Eagles of Death Metal was playing, is over. Police reportedly found 100 victims inside. 3 gunmen were killed during the raid, but several others are still on the loose.
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