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Terrorist attack in Nice: unidentified truck kills 60 civilians
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On July 14, several unknown individuals carried out a bloody terrorist attack on the Promenade des Anglais in the French city of Nice.

According to the city’s prosecutor, the attack killed 60 people while hundreds of others got injuries of various severity.

According to eyewitnesses, the driver of the truck was driving in zigzags to hit as many people as possible.

The prosecutor's office in Nice says that the driver of the truck was killed, but it still is unknown whether they managed to detain or kill other terrorists.

At the moment, the French police are conducting a special operation at the scene.

Earlier it was reported about three dozen deaths.

The attack took place during the celebrations in honor of Bastille Day. The President of France Francois Hollande has canceled his trip to Avignon and joined the activities of the crisis center of the Ministry of Internal Affairs.

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