Man Threatens to Blow Himself Up at Iranian Consulate in Paris


Paris was thrown into chaos today as a man threatened to detonate an explosive device strapped to his body at the Iranian consulate. The incident, which unfolded early this morning, prompted a swift response from a large contingent of police officers who cordoned off the entire block.

According to reports from French media, the assailant forcibly entered the Iranian consulate before revealing the improvised explosive device concealed under his coat. Eyewitnesses recounted how the man, driven by a desire to avenge his brother's death, made explicit threats to detonate the device.

In response to the escalating situation, heavy police reinforcements were deployed to the scene, further securing the area. Meanwhile, authorities took precautionary measures by suspending Metro line 6 to minimise potential risks to the public.

The incident at the Iranian consulate has put the French police authorities on high alert as they work to diffuse the tense situation and ensure the safety of all involved.

(Source: To Vima)

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