On Friday evening, a series of coordinated shootings rocked Paris in some of its most popular nightlife venues. Slate has collected early photos being released from the scenes of these attacks.
France has declared a state of emergency following the attacks, which have so far killed over 129 people. Shootings have been reported from multiple locations, including Le Carillon bar and nearby Le Petite Cambodge restaurant, Cafe Bonne Bière, La Belle Equipe restaurant, Comptoir Voltaire cafe, and at the Bataclan theater. Bataclan, a club and music venue in located in the 11th arrondissement, was the site of a hostage crisis prior to a mass shooting, where at least 89 people held captive were killed. Seven of the attackers have died, and a manhunt is ongoing to locate at least two additional suspects. The situation is still developing.
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