What an incredibly brave man

  LastChip 10:13 24 Mar 2018

The French policeman who swapped himself for hostages has died. Surely way above the call of duty.

As terrorism spreads like a cancer in the western world, whatever the country, we need to stamp it out and surely there's no better example than this, in the selfless execution of trying to do the right thing.

My condolences to his family.


  alanrwood 10:16 24 Mar 2018

I share your wish to express my condolences.

  Pine Man 10:33 24 Mar 2018

Fully support the sentiment of this post.

Death was too good for that terrorist!

  Flak999 11:02 24 Mar 2018

Totally agree, what a contrast between the exceptional bravery and heroism of this man, as opposed to the low life terrorist murderer who killed him. He should receive France's highest military honour for his conspicuous gallantry!

  john bunyan 12:47 24 Mar 2018

Yes, a true, selfless, hero. He should get the French equivalent of the George Cross . RIP to a brave man.

  morddwyd 18:55 24 Mar 2018

He deserves State funeral with full honours.

A very gallant gentleman.

  caccy 18:56 24 Mar 2018

I totally agree with you all.

Just one point though, how does the hostage he substituted himself for feel? If it were me I think would feel extreem guilt and supreme relief and then be totally mixed up.

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