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Witness on Bataclan concert hall hostage situation: They're slaughtering us 'one by one'

Hostages inside the Bataclan concert hall in Paris are reportedly texting and posting on social media and begging for the police to raid the hall, CNN reports. There are reportedly about 100 people trapped inside, and 35 dead in an ongoing hostage situation that began as a series of attacks swept the city.

One hostage who claims to be inside the Bataclan says that he is wounded and that hostages are being slaughtered "one by one." Samantha Rollins