Photos and videos from the scene showed numerous police vehicles and ambulances at Rue des Petites Ecuries in the 10th arrondissement of the French capital.
The man reportedly asked for the Iranian embassy to be contacted but the police did not confirm the report.
The hostage-taker also claimed he had an accomplice outside the building with a bomb, according to Lefebvre.
At least one man was lightly injured while fighting with the hostage-taker and escaping before the BRI officers arrived on the scene, a police source said. "His demands were really vague and incoherent", said an interior ministry official.
Who, where and when do England play in Russian Federation ?
We've selected players who can use the ball and the level of training is incredibly high at the moment, I have to say. We know everything else comes on the back of that. "Everybody wants the end result, and everyone wants to go and win".
Donald Trump Bestows First Post-Summit Sit Down On Sean Hannity
North Korea has called for an end to the exercises as part of the United States' ending its "hostile policy" toward the country. Surprising no one, Fox News confirmed President Donald Trump is giving his first post-summit sit down to pal Sean Hannity .
Popular game Fortnite may save Nintendo
While we won't know for certain until next week what Nintendo has in store for us we can assume they have a lot lined up for us. It also looks like it will have small LED lighting to indicate the player's number when playing local multiplayer or co-op.
Congolese warlord faces verdict in war crimes appeal
Judge Christine Van den Wyngaert, Presiding Judge in this appeal, read a summary of the Judgment during a public hearing. Congo government spokesman Lambert Mende said that Bemba had the right to return home if released, Reuters reported.
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‘Justify’ Finishes First in Belmont Stakes
Two weeks later, his shortest time between races, he captured the Preakness . "He's in his 50s acting like he's in his 20s. For trainer Bob Baffert , this is his second Triple Crown victory overall, and second in the past four years.