At least five drones fly over Paris during night: security source

Drones have been spotted flying over central Paris landmarks, including the Eiffel Tower, at night. -- PHOTO: AFP
Drones have been spotted flying over central Paris landmarks, including the Eiffel Tower, at night. -- PHOTO: AFP

PARIS (AFP) - At least five drones were spotted flying over central Paris landmarks during the night and the operators have not been apprehended, a security source said Tuesday.

The first drone sighting was near the US embassy in the French capital. The Eiffel Tower and the Place de la Concorde "were also flown over" in the early hours of Tuesday, the source said.