Europe to fall silent for Paris terror attacks victims

Date:15th November 2015. Picture James Hardisty. 'The French community in Leeds held a vigil on the steps of Leeds Town Hall to remember the dozens of people who were killed in attacks in Paris.
Date:15th November 2015. Picture James Hardisty. 'The French community in Leeds held a vigil on the steps of Leeds Town Hall to remember the dozens of people who were killed in attacks in Paris.

The country will join Europe in a minute’s silence this morning (Monday) as a mark of respect to those killed in the Paris terror attacks.

The UK will go silent along with the rest of the continent at 11am today.

A total of 132 people were killed in a series of attacks across the French captial on Friday night.

People who have been directly affected by the incidents in Paris, or who are concerned about family members and friends who may be directly affected, should call the Foreign and Commonwealth Office on 020 7008 0000.