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PARIS (Reuters) – French soldiers were hit and injured by a vehicle in the western Paris suburb of Levallois-Perret, Paris police authorities said on Wednesday, adding that a security operation was underway in the area. “Police intervention is underway. Search underway for vehicle,” the Paris police department said in a Tweet. Six soldiers were hurt, four of them lightly and two more seriously, a police department official added in response to a query from Reuters.

(Reporting by Sudip Kar-Gupta and Caroline Paillez; Editing by Brian Love)
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