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Eiffel Tower goes bulletproof: France ups security at iconic site (PHOTOS)

September 20th, 2017
Categories: Past News

Link: https://www.rt.com/news/403779-eiffel-tower-bulletproof-wall/

Work has begun on a bulletproof wall of glass along the base of the Eiffel Tower. The measure is part of a multi-million euro effort to improve security at the Paris tourist attraction amid the country’s ongoing state of emergency.

After a spate of terrorist attacks in France in recent years, including co-ordinated Islamist gun and suicide bomb attacks at the center of Paris in November 2015 and the Nice truck attack last year, France is currently in a state of emergency.

In August, French police apprehended a man trying to push past an Eiffel Tower security checkpoint while brandishing a knife.

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