In France, armed with knives men took hostages in the Church

The French police, 21 Jul 2016

Two men with knives took several people hostage in a Church in the city of Saint-├ętienne-du-Rouvray in Normandy, in Northwest France. About it reports Reuters, citing a source in law enforcement bodies.

According to him, the hostage is from four to six people.

According to Le Figaro, which cites a source in law enforcement bodies, the hostages were taken five people: a priest, two parishioners and two nuns. According to him, one of the nuns managed to escape and reported the incident to the police.