Paris terror attacks: Three killed by explosion at entrance gate to Stade de France
Three explosions occurred at the entrance gate to Stade de France tonight while an international soccer match was underway.
Three explosions occurred outside a bar near the Stade de France as the international friendly between Germany and France went on. An explosion was audible during the game.
CRAZY: You can literally hear the bomb go off during the France & Germany match... https://t.co/Cv7KNma6IP— Uber Football Facts (@UberrFootbaII) November 13, 2015
Another video where you can hear the bomb that killed 3 people and injured many at an entrance to Stade de France. https://t.co/R8cwqQignq— Transfer Site (@TransferSite) November 13, 2015
The three explosions consisted of two suicide attacks and bombing.
Tens of thousands of French and German football fans made their way from the Stade de France tonight while the French capital was under seige.
The President of the French Football Federation Noel Le Graet confirmed that there was an explosion at entrance gate 'J' at the stadium killed three people.
The authorities at the game decided to allow the game to continue in order to avoid panic.
Now that the game has concluded fans are being ushered slowly from the venue in the north of Paris with thousands of nervous supporters still on the pitch.
Reports say French President Francois Hollande was watching the match at the Stade de France and has been moved to safety.
Mr Hollande and Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve have gone to the interior ministry.