Singer in Paris attack apologizes for alleging inside job

Singer Jesse Hughes of US rock group Eagles of Death Metal had cast suspicion on the guards of the Bataclan club, suggesting that some had been involved in the attackThe frontman of the band whose concert was targeted in the Paris attacks apologized Friday for alleging that the club’s security guards were involved, saying he was struggling with trauma. “I humbly beg forgiveness from the people of France, the staff and security of the Bataclan, my fans, family, friends and anyone else hurt or offended by the absurd accusations I made,” said Jesse Hughes, singer and guitarist of Eagles of Death Metal. “My suggestions that anyone affiliated with the Bataclan played a role in the events of November 13 are unfounded and baseless — and I take full responsibility for them,” he said in a statement.

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