French survivor tells of Rouen priest's jihadist murder
An elderly man left for dead by two jihadists at a church in the French city of Rouen has spoken of the terrifying ordeal for the first time.
Guy Coponet was forced by the killers to film the murder of 85-year-old Fr Jacques Hamel inside the church at Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray.
"I had to film my friend Father Jacques's murder! I can't get over it," said the 87-year-old parishioner.
Mr Coponet was himself stabbed several times, including once in the throat.
He had to wait 45 minutes for help and told the Famille Chretienne (Christian Family) website he had been very lucky to... read more
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