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Bomb attack injured 13 civilians in France

French police have made an appeal for information in their hunt for a man suspected of planting a parcel bomb in France, which injured 13 civilians.
25.05.2019 - 08:48

At least 13 people were injured when a suspected parcel bomb explosion hit Lyon city of France Friday, local media reported.


The suspected bomb exploded in front of a bakery in Lyon. French President Emmanuel Macron defined the explosion as "attack" in a live broadcast, although the country's authorities are yet to confirm the cause of explosion.

The French police confirmed that 13 were injured, however, none of them sustain life threatening injuries.

A hunt for a suspect is underway, who fled the area on a bike after leaving the bag, local media said.