French president François Hollande said the Champs Élysees attack was "terrorist in nature" and promised "utmost vigilance" by security services to ensure security around the presidential election. He has called a defence council meeting for 8am on Friday, The Guardian reports.
"Our condolences to our country and the people of France".
Also, President Trump reignited his attack on Iran Thursday during a news conference with Italy's prime minister, calling the 2015 nuclear deal a "terrible agreement."disabled3000226131vxJ5X4g_8FA213325213324http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/unrest-venezuela-continues-political-tensions-rise/Unrest in Venezuela continues as political tensions riseIn a movement dubbed "The Mother of all Marches", thousands of Venezuelans hit the streets Wednesday to protest President Nicolas Maduro. It just never ends", Trump added".
Pierre-Henry Brandet, the spokesman for the ministry of the interior said that just before 9pm "a vehicle stopped alongside a police van where policemen were stationed inside and outside".
Conservative French presidential hopeful Francois Fillon tweeted, "Paying homage to police who give their lives to protect ours, #ChampsElysees".
"Our thoughts are very much with the family. Solidarity with his injured colleagues and those close to them".
A man who shot a Parisian police officer to death on the Champs-Elysees Thursday night was known to French security services for radical Islamist activities, a source close to the investigation told CNN.
A police officer has been killed and two others injured in a suspected terrorist shooting in the centre of Paris.
Ivanka Trump will donate book proceeds to charity
Ivanka Trump's first book , The Trump Card: Playing To Win In Work And Life , made it on to The New York Times bestsellers list. Trump said to comply with ethics rules she will not promote her book and said that she wrote it before her father was elected.
Arkansas cancels one of tonight's two planned executions
I know that this is disappointing and hard for Carol Heath's family and her two children who were home at the time of the murder. She argued that a fellow death row inmate Ledell Lee - also scheduled to die Thursday - deserved the same right to a hearing.
Venezuela opposition vows fresh protests despite deaths
The other two people killed amid Wednesday's demonstrations included a teenager who was heading to a soccer match with friends. Then, on March 29, the Venezuelan Supreme Court dissolved the Parliament, transferring all legislative powers to itself.
Slaven Bilic: Never say never on John Terry joining West Ham
Darren Randolph had been waiting for his chance for a long time, and he has done well for us. "We are going to discuss it". But Bilic will be buoyed by the return of key central defender Winston Reid, who has shaken off his own groin problem.