Failed Paris Car Bomb Attack Guided From Syria, Prosecutor Says

  • Three women arrested near Paris in relation to abandoned car
  • Suspects aged 19, 23, and 39; youngest one stabbed policeman

Policemen look at a car near a building in Boussy-Saint-Antoine, south of Paris, where suspects, said to have been planning new acts of violence, were arrested, on Sept. 8, 2016.

Photographer: Geoffroy Van Der Hasselt/AFP via Getty Images

The failed car bombing in Paris that led to the arrest of three women Thursday night was organized by Islamic State from Syria, the Paris prosecutor said at a press conference.

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