SHAFAQNA – French President Francois Hollande declared three days of national mourning after deadly truck attack in Nice on Thursday’s night.
“The president decided to declare a period of national mourning for the 16, 17 and 18 of July in commemoration of the victims,” Prime Minister Manuel Valls told reporters after a meeting at the Élysée Palace.
“The flags will be flown at half mast on our public buildings today,” he added.
The driver was shot dead by police. According to ID documents found inside the truck, he was a 31-year-old man who was a resident of Nice of Tunisian origin. It is unclear whether he had any accomplices.
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