Afghan militants plant dynamite in the 'Harrods' of Paris and tell France: 'Get your troops out of our country by February'
Terrorists brought panic to the heart of Paris this morning after dynamite was discovered in one of the city's most famous department stores.
Thousands of shoppers and staff were evacuated from Printemps, the French equivalent of Harrods, following a warning from a previously unknown group calling itself the Afghan Revolutionary Front.
They had threatened to bring 'death and destruction' unless French troops leave Afghanistan.
The explosives were found in the washrooms of the menswear department shortly after the store was opened today.
Anti-crime brigades and de-mining teams were called in, and the store evacuated and cordoned off to prevent any harm to shoppers crowding the busy streets less than two weeks before Christmas.
British shoppers were among th
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