In 2015 Islamist terrorists killed 130 people in Paris restaurants, cafés and a theater. Many Parisians braved gunfire to render aid to the wounded. In some cases, they saved lives.
Lieutenant Colonel Arnaud Beltrame had offered himself in place of a woman whom the attacker was using as a human shield. The attacker, Redouane Lakdim, had been on a list of terror suspects since 2014.
An officer who died after changing places with a hostage during a supermarket siege in southwestern France will be given a national tribute. He was killed in what President Macron called an "Islamist terrorist attack."
In retaliation for a chemical weapons attack in Douma, US President Donald Trump has said the US military launched strikes on Syrian chemical weapons capabilities. Russia has warned of "consequences" for the strikes.
A man killed three people and injured others before being shot dead in what French President Macron called an "Islamist terrorist attack." A policeman who swapped places with a hostage has also died of his injuries.
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