News sources reported that a man in his 30s was killed in a shooting in the city of Toulouse (southeastern France).

Iran PressEurope: According to Toulouse police, the shooting was most likely a showdown between drug trafficking groups. This is the fifth incident of its kind in Toulouse this year. 

Prior to this incident, 4 more deaths were reported as a result of dispute settlements among drug-related groups this year.

Recently, news sources reported that three French police officers were killed in a shooting incident in the center of the country.

France faces a wave of violence, hostage-taking and armed attacks during the presidency of Emmanuel Macron. 219