Bataclan: how deadliest Paris attack unfolded

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Movement of gunmen |

General movement of public

Main entrance

on Boulevard

Voltaire

Bar

Backstage

area

6 | From 10.10pm Gunmen pick out survivors from bodies on the floor to shoot

 

7 | From 10.15pm Police arrive, lock down building and kill one of the attackers. Two gunmen take hostages upstairs

 

8 | From 11.30pm Police negotiations with gunmen continue for 50 minutes

 

9 | From 00.20pm Police assault results in gunmen detonating suicide belts

 

From 00:30 Survivors are retrieved from hiding places and removed to hospital

1 | 8.45pm Concert by Eagles of Death Metal starts

 

2 | 9.49pm Gunmen arrive in lobby and open fire

 

3 | From 9.50 Gunmen arrive in back of concert hall and open fire. People crouch on the floor or throng to the stage for cover. The musicians exit backstage

 

4 | From 10pm Those on the balconies scramble for cover in toilets or on the roof. Some hide on balconies outside the venue overhanging the street. Some of the crowd hide in dressing rooms and toilets. Gunmen move up to the balcony to kill there

 

5 | From 10.10pm Some on the stage find their way out behind a stage curtain to emergency exits on Passage Saint-Pierre Amelot, scrambling over bodies to get away

 

 

 

 

Passage Saint-

Pierre Amelot

Stage

Floor

standing

area

Lobby

Balcony

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Movement of gunmen | General movement of public

Main entrance

on Boulevard

Voltaire

Bar

Backstage

area

6 | From 10.10pm Gunmen pick out survivors from bodies on the floor to shoot

 

7 | From 10.15pm Police arrive, lock down building and kill one of the attackers. Two gunmen take hostages upstairs

 

8 | From 11.30pm Police negotiations with gunmen continue for 50 minutes

 

9 | From 00.20pm Police assault results in gunmen detonating suicide belts

 

From 00:30 Survivors are retrieved from hiding places and removed to hospital

1 | 8.45pm Concert by Eagles of Death Metal starts

 

2 | 9.49pm Gunmen arrive in lobby and open fire

 

3 | From 9.50 Gunmen arrive in back of concert hall and open fire. People crouch on the floor or throng to the stage for cover. The musicians exit backstage

 

4 | From 10pm Those on the balconies scramble for cover in toilets or on the roof. Some hide on balconies outside the venue overhanging the street. Some of the crowd hide in dressing rooms and toilets. Gunmen move up to the balcony to kill there

 

5 | From 10.10pm Some on the stage find their way out behind a stage curtain to emergency exits on Passage Saint-Pierre Amelot, scrambling over bodies to get away

Passage Saint-

Pierre Amelot

Stage

Floor

standing

area

Lobby

Balcony

5

5

Main entrance

on Boulevard

Voltaire

Bar

Backstage

area

4

9

8

7

6

4

1

2

3

Passage Saint-

Pierre Amelot

Stage

Floor

standing

area

Lobby

Balcony

6 | From 10.10pm Gunmen pick out survivors from bodies on the floor to shoot

 

7 | From 10.15pm Police arrive, lock down building and kill one of the attackers. Two gunmen take hostages upstairs

 

8 | From 11.30pm Police negotiations with gunmen continue for 50 minutes

 

9 | From 00.20pm Police assault results in gunmen detonating suicide belts

 

From 00:30 Survivors are retrieved from hiding places and removed to hospital

1 | 8.45pm Concert by Eagles of Death Metal starts

 

2 | 9.49pm Gunmen arrive in lobby and open fire

 

3 | From 9.50 Gunmen arrive in back of concert hall and open fire. People crouch on the floor or throng to the stage for cover. The musicians exit backstage

 

4 | From 10pm Those on the balconies scramble for cover in toilets or on the roof. Some hide on balconies outside the venue overhanging the street. Some of the crowd hide in dressing rooms and toilets. Gunmen move up to the balcony to kill there

 

5 | From 10.10pm Some on the stage find their way out behind a stage curtain to emergency exits on Passage Saint-Pierre Amelot, scrambling over bodies to get away

 

 

Movement of gunmen | General movement of public

5

5

Main entrance

on Boulevard

Voltaire

Bar

Backstage

area

4

9

8

7

6

4

1

2

3

Passage Saint-

Pierre Amelot

Stage

Floor

standing

area

Lobby

Balcony

Movement of gunmen | General movement of public

9 | From 00.20pm Police assault results in gunmen detonating suicide belts

 

From 00:30

Survivors are retrieved from hiding places and removed to hospital

8 | From 11.30pm Police negotiations with gunmen continue for 50 minutes

 

7 | From 10.15pm Police arrive, lock down building and kill one of the attackers. Two gunmen take hostages upstairs

1 | 8.45pm Concert by Eagles of Death Metal starts

 

2 | 9.49pm Gunmen arrive in lobby and open fire

 

3 | From 9.50 Gunmen arrive in back of concert hall and open fire. People crouch on the floor or throng to the stage for cover. The musicians exit backstage

 

4 | From 10pm Those on the balconies scramble for cover in toilets or on the roof. Some hide on balconies outside the venue overhanging the street. Some of the crowd hide in dressing rooms and toilets. Gunmen move up to the balcony to kill there

 

5 | From 10.10pm Some on the stage find their way out behind a stage curtain to emergency exits on Passage Saint-Pierre Amelot, scrambling over bodies to get away

 

6 | From 10.10pm Gunmen pick out survivors from bodies on the floor to shoot