REPORT: Trocadero Square Evacuated Near EIFFEL TOWER – Reports of Armed Incident

A third situation is being reported in Paris this afternoon.
** The Kouachi brothers are held up in a building holding a hostage in a small industrial town northeast of Paris.
** Another hostage situation at an East Paris deli – two people are dead.

** And now there are reports of an incident at the Eiffel Tower.
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The Eiffel Tower went dark last night in honor of the Islamic terror attack victims.

Police are swarming in the area near the Eiffel Tower.


Trocadero Square near the Eiffel Tower is being evacuated.

The police are waving people away from Trocadero Square.

The Interior Minister is denying an attack at the Eiffel Tower.


Some 90,000 security forces were mobilized nationwide.

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