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  10/6/2012, Tishrei 20, 5773

French police arrest 11 for attack on kosher supermarket

A man was shot and fatally wounded Saturday in the eastern French city of Strasbourg while being arrested by police in a nationwide anti-terrorist operation that resulted in the arrest of eleven people, judicial and police sources said.

Those arrested are suspected of being part of a Salafist network linked to a terror attack last month on a Jewish grocery near Paris during which two men through a small explosive device into the shop, injuring one.