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In Photos: Police close in on suspect in French shootings

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French police secure the area where they exchanged fire and were negotiating with a gunman who claims connections to al-Qaeda and is suspected of killing three Jewish schoolchildren, a rabbi and three paratroopers, Wednesday, March 21, 2012 in Toulouse.

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Police forces block a street during a raid on a house to arrest a gunman suspected of killing three children and a rabbi on Monday at a Jewish school in Toulouse March 21, 2012.

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Police officers and firefighters stand near a building in Toulouse, France, Wednesday, March 21, 2012 where a suspect in the shooting at he Ozar Hatorah Jewish school has been spotted. French police exchanged fire and were negotiating Wednesday with the gunman who claims connections to al-Qaeda and is suspected of killing three Jewish schoolchildren, a rabbi and three paratroopers.

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French investigating police drive past in a car during a raid on a house to arrest a gunman suspected of killing three children and a rabbi on Monday at a Jewish school, in Toulouse March 21, 2012. Three police were injured in a shoot-out during the raid, according to a police source.

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A masked French special intervention police (RAID) member arrives on the scene during a raid on a house to arrest suspects, involved in the killings of three children and a rabbi on Monday at a Jewish school, in Toulouse March 21, 2012.

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French CRS police block a street during a raid to arrest suspects in the killing of three children and a rabbi on Monday in Toulouse

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Member of French judiciary police holds bag of sealed evidence near scene during standoff on house in Toulouse

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France's President Nicolas Sarkozy, center, flanked with Paris Prosecutor Francois Molins, left, arrive to meet soldiers and Police officers close to the apartment building where a suspect in the shooting at the Ozar Hatorah Jewish school is barricaded in Toulouse, Southern France, Wednesday, March 21, 2012

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Screengrab from Google Streetview of an apartment building police have surrounded in Toulouse, France, in search for the suspect in a series of shootings in March, 2012.

Screengrab from Google Streetview

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