Posted: Sun 15th Nov 2015

UK to observe a minute​​’s silence for victims of the Paris terrorist attacks

News and Info from Deeside, Flintshire, North Wales
This article is old - Published: Sunday, Nov 15th, 2015

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  • Flags fly at half-mast on Whitehall government buildings and UK will observe a minute’s silence on Monday 16 November 2015

The terrorist incidents, which took place on Friday 13 November, claimed at least 129 lives and resulted in widespread casualties.

As a mark of respect and expression of solidarity, all Whitehall government departments have lowered their Union Flags to half-mast.

The Welsh Government has said they will be observing the European-wide minute silence on Monday at 11am

North Wales Tribute.

Conwy Castle along with Caernarfon,Beaumaris and Harlech have been lit up tonight with the blue white and red of the French Tricolore as a mark of rspect for those who were killed and injured in Fridays terrorist attacks.[/text_output][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row padding_top=”0px” padding_bottom=”0px”][vc_column fade_animation_offset=”45px” width=”1/4″][gap size=”1px” id=”” class=”” style=””][/vc_column][vc_column fade_animation_offset=”45px” width=”1/2″][text_output]

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