Two dead in Saint-Denis, Paris raids as police close in on terror attacks mastermind


Hooded police officers detain a man in Saint-Denis, near Paris, Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015. A woman wearing an explosive suicide vest blew herself up Wednesday as heavily armed police tried to storm a suburban Paris apartment where the suspected mastermind of last week's attacks was believed to be holed up, police said. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

A suspect is led away by armed police, following the end of the operation (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

Two people have been killed in gunfire and explosions as French police carried out a raid in northern Paris early this morning.

A siege ensued after officers stormed an apartment early this morning which was thought to contain terror suspects behind the attacks on… Read the full story