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A timeline of the Paris attacks


Three teams of terrorists carrying AK-47 assault rifles and wearing explosive vests with identical detonators appeared to have coordinated the attacks that killed 129 people and injured 352 across a swath of central Paris, French prosecutor Francois Molins said Saturday.

Eighty-nine people were killed and many others injured when three armed men took hostages and opened fire into the crowd during a rock concert at the Bataclan concert hall. The hostages were among the crowd of concertgoers standing in front of the band, Molins said.

Nineteen people were gunned down at a sidewalk cafe, and more were killed in at least five more attacks in a vibrant area not far from the Place de la Bastille.

Here is a timeline of the attacks, according to Molins:

9:20 p.m. Two people died in the first explosion, in Saint Denis near the Stade de France where a France-Germany soccer game was underway. One passerby was killed in the attack and an assailant’s body was found at the scene with a suicide vest that had been filled with metal shrapnel.

9:25 p.m. Fifteen people were killed at Le Carillon bar and Le Petit Cambodge restaurant in Rue Alibert in Paris’ 10th district. Witnesses told authorties they saw men armed with Kalashnikovs open fire from a black SEAT car.

9:30 p.m. A second explosion went off outside the Stade de France. Authorities discovered the body of another suicide bomber and “many


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