WHAT HAPPENED: A Paris police officer was killed when a gunman got out of a car on the Champs-Elysees and opened fire on a police van with a Kalashnikov assault rifle. The attacker was shot to death by police. ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack. TELEGRAPH

ELECTION: The shooting could impact France’s upcoming presidential election. Analysts say the shooting could help right-wing, anti-immigrant presidential contenders — especially Marine Le Pen, leader of the National Front, who has been sharply critical of ‘Islamist terrorism’ for weeks. WASHINGTON POST


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