posted on Dec, 5 2004 @ 07:58 AM
Just heard on CNN that a French solider has wrapped his body in explosives and is hold up in a explosives depot. He plans to blow it up if his
demands are not met. Depot is near Paris.
PARIS, France (CNN) -- A French soldier barricaded himself inside an explosives depot Sunday, threatening to blow up the building and forcing the
evacuation of about 400 people in nearby villages, authorities said.
Dubois said the soldier is familiar with explosives. The depot contains about 62 tons of anti-tank explosive hardware, but no one lives on the site.
It was once a U.S. base, he said, but is now French
[edit on 5-12-2004 by valkeryie]