Eight militants killed in Paris attacks: investigation source

A forensic expert (Rear L in white) and special police work at the attack scene rue Bichat, in central Paris on November 14, 2015 (AFP Photo/Franck Fife) (AFP)

Paris (AFP) - A total of eight militants were killed, including seven by their suicide belts, during Friday's attacks in Paris that left at least 120 dead, a source close to the investigation said.

Four of the attackers were killed in the Bataclan concert hall, three by activating their suicide vests and one shot by police. Three more died near the national stadium and a fourth was killed in a street in eastern Paris.