CIEE Security Alert - Paris

Fri, 01/03/2020

According to international media sources, French police have shot dead a man on Friday, 3 January, in the commune of Villejuif, a suburb of Paris, after he stabbed several people in an alleged attack at the Hautes-Bruyères departmental park, killing one and injuring two others. The incident occurred at around 1400hrs(1300 UTC) and police have cordoned the area off.


At this time, we have no reason to believe that any CIEE participants have been impacted by this incident. We will continue to monitor the situation closely and remain in contact with our participants to ensure their ongoing safety.  If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to call us at 1-800-40-STUDY.