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Soldier shoots knife attacker in Paris



A French soldier has shot and wounded a man armed with a knife who was trying to enter the Louvre musuem in central Paris.

Police sources say the man had been trying to get into the museum’s underground shop with a suitcase.







Police say people have been evacuated from the area.

The interior ministry said on twitter the incident was “serious”.

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