ISLAMIST TERROR ALERT: Ten Injured in Van Attack on French Christmas Market

A driver ploughs into a Christmas market in western France, injuring 10 people before stabbing himself. He survived and is being questioned by police.

At least four people were badly hurt, one of whom was critical, after the latest incident in the city of Nantes, the third attack in three days by individuals against civilians or security forces in France, sparking fears of possible copycat action.

Some 780 soldiers have been deployed to security patrols.