Police raid targets Paris attacks mastermind

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French policemen patrol in the northern Paris suburb of Saint-Denis city centre, on November 18, 2015, as French Police special forces raid an apartment, hunting those behind the attacks that claimed 129 lives in the French capital five days ago. (AFP Photo)

French policemen patrol in the northern Paris suburb of Saint-Denis city centre, on November 18, 2015, as French Police special forces raid an apartment, hunting those behind the attacks that claimed 129 lives in the French capital five days ago. (AFP Photo)

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French soldiers secure the area after shots were exchanged in Saint-Denis, France, near Paris, during an operation to catch fugitives from Friday night's deadly attacks. (REUTERS Photo)

French soldiers secure the area after shots were exchanged in Saint-Denis, France, near Paris, during an operation to catch fugitives from Friday night's deadly attacks. (REUTERS Photo)

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Residents are evacuated by the police in Saint Denis, north of Paris. Authorities in the Paris suburb of Saint Denis were telling residents to stay inside during a large police operation near France's national stadium that two officials said was linked to last week's deadly attacks. (AP Photo)

Residents are evacuated by the police in Saint Denis, north of Paris. Authorities in the Paris suburb of Saint Denis were telling residents to stay inside during a large police operation near France's national stadium that two officials said was linked to last week's deadly attacks. (AP Photo)

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French spolice stop and search a local resident as shots are exchanged in Saint-Denis, France, near Paris, during an operation to catch fugitives from Friday night's deadly attacks in the French capital. (REUTERS Photo)

French spolice stop and search a local resident as shots are exchanged in Saint-Denis, France, near Paris, during an operation to catch fugitives from Friday night's deadly attacks in the French capital. (REUTERS Photo)

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Police forces prepare in St. Denis, a northern suburb of Paris. Authorities in the Paris suburb of St. Denis were telling residents to stay inside during a large police operation near France's national stadium that two officials said was linked to last week's deadly attacks. (AP Photo)

Police forces prepare in St. Denis, a northern suburb of Paris. Authorities in the Paris suburb of St. Denis were telling residents to stay inside during a large police operation near France's national stadium that two officials said was linked to last week's deadly attacks. (AP Photo)

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French police evacuate residents in Saint-Denis, France, near Paris, during an operation to catch fugitives from Friday night's deadly attacks in the French capital. (REUTERS Photo)

French police evacuate residents in Saint-Denis, France, near Paris, during an operation to catch fugitives from Friday night's deadly attacks in the French capital. (REUTERS Photo)

UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2015 01:08 PM IST
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