Diesel the Belgian Shepherd Police Dog
Diesel is the seven-year-old Belgian shepherd police dog part of the police team that has a stand-off with suspected ISIS militants Saint-Denis flat where a female suicide bomber blew herself killing Diesel who was sent first into an apartment, which was used by at least six jihadis in the run up to the attacks, to assess the level of danger before they stormed it. The attack was Diesel died and five officers were injured also killed two suspected terrorist and five were arrested prevented an attack planned at Charles Gaulle Airport.
Diesel the heroic, brave seven-year-old Belgian shepherd also known as Malinois was trained like many other dogs used by Special Forces to assist on operations where there is a risk of explosives were “indispensable” to the elite unit.
His handler said that losing Diesel feels nothing even near like losing a pet, but like one of his best colleges.
Special SWAT teams were at the flat in the Saint-Denis area of Paris where the suspected mastermind Abaaoud was at along with a number of terrorist. Among them was a woman with long blonde hair believed to be the wife of Abdelhamid Abaaoud, 27.
The woman who filed a AK-47 at police before blowing herself with a suicide vest that killed herself and Diesell the sniffer dog, the whole thing was witnessed by a 50-year-old person in the area named Lotfi.
‘I heard police officers talking to a woman with long blonde hair.
‘I think she was the kamikaze. They told her not to lower her arms, to keep her hands up in the air, and then there was a massive explosion.
I think that’s when she detonated her bomb. It really was a very loud explosion.’
‘Lots of windows on the street were shattered, and then the firefight started and it was going on nonstop.’
Lots of tributes poured in to acknowledged Diesel’s bravery..
“French police honour Diesel the Belgian Shepherd who ‘died to defend our colours’