Four policeman were killed in the rescue operation of some of the hostages.
PARIS POLICE HAVE RETAKEN CONTROL OF A CONCERT HALL WHERE GUNMEN WERE HOLDING 100 HOSTAGES; SHOTS HAD BEEN HEARD INSIDE THE HALL BEFORE POLICE BEGAN THEIR OPERATION; AT LEAST ONE PERSON REPORTEDLY IS IN CUSTODY. He said that he is from isis. 5 islamic terrorist have been killed. Most of the hostages had already been killed by the muslim terrorists! Some are still alive and some have been rushed to the hospitals.
Date is significant:
11/13/1914 – Zaian War: Berber tribesmen inflict the heaviest defeat of French forces in Morocco at the Battle of El Herri.
11/13/1918 – Allied troops occupy Constantinople, the capital of the Ottoman Empire.
Around 129 people have been killed in 7 attacks in at least 4 locations.
There have been at least 6 shootings and 5 explosions. including the Louvre art gallery tonight,
In a televised statement, French President Hollande issued a state of emergency for the whole of France. Borders have been shut. The First Curfew in Paris since 1944 has been enacted.
French president says military being deployed around Paris after unprecedented attacks. The mayor of Paris has asked Parisians not to leave their homes.
People are inviting people off the streets into their apartments.
CNN: Hostages texting that they are being killed 1-by-1. Begging for police raid. I am asking everyone who is reading this, to stop and drop to your knees in emergency prayer and pray for Mercy for the hostages. Counter-terrorism officials around the United States have convened secure conference calls to try to gather information and to assess whether there is any indication of threats in the U.S.
Shootings were reported around the Rue de la Fontaine-au-Roi, Rue de Charonne, and Rue Bataclan.
A shooting and bombing has also being reported at the Les Halles shopping mall in central Paris.
President of France, Hollande, evacuated from soccer stadium following nearby blast.
At least one gunman opened fire with an automatic gun at the Cambodge restaurant in the 11th district of the French capital.
There were also shooting attacks near the Bataclan arts center.
Three explosions is also reported to have targeted a bar near Stade de France, where France was hosting the German soccer team.
The paper quoted a TV station as reporting a dismembered corpse had been found in the stadium. Other reports said the attack included shootings and a suicide attack.
Le Figaro also reported that the attackers have taken some hostages.
Bataclan concert hall in Paris - there are close to 60-100 hostages.
One of the police officials said 11 people were killed in a Paris restaurant while at least 15 others were killed in the Bataclan theater.
According to BFMTV, one of the gunmen shouted: "It's for Syria" at Bataclan and Allahu Akbar.
This is a developing story and the numbers will change as facts come in and be corrected.