Americans who subdued shooter on Paris-Amsterdam train 'extremely brave,' French official says

By REUTERS
August 21, 2015 23:21

France's anti-terrorism prosecutor is investigating a shooting that left three people wounded on a train between Paris and Amsterdam on Thursday, and in which two US citizens helped disarm the attacker, French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said.

In a news conference near the scene at a railway station in Arras, northern France, Cazeneuve said the two unnamed Americans were "particularly courageous and showed extreme bravery in extremely difficult circumstances."


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