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80 killed as lorry ploughs into crowd in Nice

07 July, 2016 9:07 am 9:07 am

NICE – A “terrorist” gunman killed 80 people and wounded scores when he drove a heavy truck at high speed into a crowd watching Bastille Day fireworks in the French Riviera city of Nice, officials said. In a pre-dawn address to the nation, President Francois Hollande called up military and police reservists to relieve forces … Read More