Two German Students and a Teacher among Nice Victims

Two German Students and a Teacher among Nice Victims

By  Friday, 15.7.2016, 17:10    News

Three German citizens have been confirmed to be among the victims of yesterday’s terrorist attack in Nizza, confirmed a few minutes ago, today, July 15, 2016. Two twelfth grade students and their German language teacher from a Berlin high school (Paula-Fürst-Gemeinschaftsschule) have died during the attack, all three were female. Another student of the school was injured and is currently in the hospital. reports that the students were on a school trip in Nice at the time of the attack.

The district mayor of Berlin Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Reinhard Naumann stated: "We are deeply shocked by the death of two students and a teacher of the first baccalaureate year of the Paula-Fürst-Gemeinschaftsschule and mourn with their parents, the entire school, families and friends of the victims. We stand with you side by side and we will secure appropriate support. As a sign of deep sorrow the buildings of the district offices were flagged at half-mast. "

An acquaintance of an affected mother told Bild newspaper: "The whole class was together on the promenade when it happened."

On the evening of 14 July 2016, Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, a Franco-Tunisian, deliberately drove a cargo truck into crowds celebrating Bastille Day on the Promenade des Anglais in Nice, France, killing at least 84 and injuring many more. The attacker drove the truck in a zigzag manner through the crowd. He was shot and killed by police.

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Vilijam Zufic

Translator (German, Croatian, English), guide and unacknowledged blogging genius. Born and lives in Pula, Istria, Croatia. Educated in Germany, Croatia and the United States, economics graduate. Currently beginning to prepare to train for pulling himself up by his bootstraps. Married with children. Father of Croatia’s greatest football talent. Knows all there is to know about Istria, camping and bratwurst. At the verge of something big with the only German language blog on Istria No sense of humour. Here to meet like-minded people.

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