At least 18 dead in Paris shootings: BFM TV

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Posted: Nov 13, 2015 4:48 PM

PARIS (Reuters) - At least 18 people were killed in shootouts in central Paris and explosions were heard near a stadium where a soccer match was underway, BFM TV and other French media reported on Friday.

French President Francois Hollande and his interior minister rushed were rushing from the soccer match to the ministry to deal with the unfolding situation, an official said.

(Reporting by Paris Newsroom)