Man shot and killed after attack at Paris Orly airport

Three people are in custody after an attack at Paris Orly airport. A 39-year-old man was shot and killed by security forces after he tried to seize a female soldier's gun.

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    Three people are in custody after an attack at Paris Orly airport.

    A 39-year-old man was shot and killed by security forces after he tried to seize a female soldier's gun.

    Prosecutors say the man was on probation at the time and was carrying a can of petrol.

    Al Jazeera's Natacha Butler reports from Paris.


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