French media reported that after the attack in nice, which killed at least 80 people in the online communities of supporters «Islamic state» published expressions of joy about the incident.
Cited publications, which are the official reports about the death toll, ending with the words «Allah is great». Are statements like: «Now Bastille Day and our festival.»
At the same time, yet not confirmed information about the fact that ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack in nice.
It is known that the direct perpetrator was 31-year-old native of Tunisia.
As previously reported, late Thursday, July 14, on the promenade des Anglais in nice was a terrorist attack during the fireworks dedicated to the celebration of Bastille Day, a truck at high speed crashed into a crowd of people. The truck drove more than 100 meters, crushing people in its path until its driver was shot by law enforcement officers. In the car were found weapons and ammunition.
According to local authorities, the attack killed at least 80 people, dozens of people were injured, 18 of them are in critical condition. Emergency services nice were not prepared for the incident with many victims. A temporary hospital was deployed in a night club on the waterfront.
French media reported that several armed men broke into a hotel near the waterfront and hold hostages. To nice took off three units on the fight against terror. However, after some time, the Ministry of internal Affairs denied the information on capture of hostages.
French President Francois Hollande, who was at the theatre festival in Avignon, immediately flew to Paris.
The Israeli foreign Ministry checks whether there are victims among the Israelis.
The French interior Ministry confirmed that among the victims there are foreign tourists.
The radio station «Reshet bet» was made by the Rabbi of the local branch of the CHABAD movement Joseph Pinson. He said that on the waterfront during the fireworks were members of the Jewish community of nice. Later received information that one of them was wounded.
According to Russian media, the number of victims of act of terrorism the citizen of Russia.
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