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Trial of the attacks of November 13: at the Bataclan, the extraordinary intervention of ordinary cops


AUDIENCE REPORT - Alain, Michel or Emmanuel, among the first to intervene in the auditorium that evening, recount the horror of the moment and the weight of memories.

Being a field cop means being ready.

To come under fire in a Lyon suburb or to be targeted by traffickers somewhere near Alençon.

But will we ever be able to prepare for what the police officers of the Paris night anti-crime brigade (BAC 75N) discovered at the Bataclan this evening of November 13, 2015?

On Wednesday, emotion sometimes on edge, some of them nevertheless calmly explained before the Assize Court how they faced a war situation in the heart of the capital.

Read also At the November 13 trial, the unbearable testimonies of a night from which humanity fled

Michel, from BAC 75N, reservist and rescuer, spoke shortly before 3 p.m.

In a very strong testimony, he explains that, on November 13, 2015, he arrived before 10 p.m. and fell on full alert with his comrades loading shields, helmets, bulletproof vests on board the vehicles.

Bombs exploded at the Stade de France, he is told.

The boss of the BAC left the scene quickly.

On September 22 (our editions of September 23),

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Source: lefigaro

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