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Video: Exclusive footage captures moment police stormed terrorist safe house in Paris

Adam Cullen in Paris

Published 18/11/2015 | 15:11

Members of special French RAID forces with a police dog and French riot police (CRS) secure the area during an operation in Saint-Denis, near Paris, France, November 18, 2015 to catch fugitives from Friday night's deadly attacks in the French capital. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
Members of special French RAID forces with a police dog and French riot police (CRS) secure the area during an operation in Saint-Denis, near Paris, France, November 18, 2015 to catch fugitives from Friday night's deadly attacks in the French capital. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
Masked French judicial police unit members walk at the scene of the raid in Saint-Denis, near Paris, France, November 18, 2015 to catch fugitives from Friday night's deadly attacks in the French capital. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Members of French special RAID forces gather on the scene in Saint-Denis, near Paris, France, November 18, 2015 to catch fugitives from Friday night's deadly attacks in the French capital. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
Members of French special police forces of the Research and Intervention Brigade (BRI) and forensic experts are seen near a raid zone in Saint-Denis, near Paris, France, November 18, 2015 during an operation to catch fugitives from Friday night's deadly attacks in the French capital. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
Members of French special police forces of the Research and Intervention Brigade (BRI) are seen near a raid zone in Saint-Denis, near Paris, France, November 18, 2015 during an operation to catch fugitives from Friday night's deadly attacks in the French capital. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

A young father has described the terrifying moments he witnessed in the early hours of this morning when police stormed a small apartment in St Denis in search for the terrorists behind the Paris stacks.

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Youis Jaballah said his 10-year-old son was crying at the bombs and bullets went off just metres from his home.

"My little son was crying and was very scared because of the attacks earlier in the week. But I told him not to be afraid that it was the Police and they are here for our safety".

Speaking to independent.ie Mr Jaballah said he saw a Police dog being killed and a Police officer being shot in the leg.

In the shocking footage he supplied to this website you can see floods of smoke bellowing form the Windows of the house. He said the attack started at 4.30am and went on till 11.30am when he heard a loud explosion. After the event when he walked out his front door there was thousand of bullet casings lining the street.

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