One Man Killed In French Factory Attack

ONE MAN KILLED IN FRENCH FACTORY ATTACK

The French Minister for Defence is calling an explosion at a factory in the south east of the country a terrorist attack.

One man’s been decapitated, and a number of others were injured in the blast at the Air Product factory, near Lyon.

Police have arrested one man – who was known to intelligence services.

Local media say the man has claimed allegiance to Islamic State.

President Francois Hollande has cut short a trip to Brussels, and is meeting with Defence officials this afternoon.

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