Officials: Paris attacker born in Chechnya; parents detained

2018-05-13 11:34

A French judicial official says the man behind a deadly knife attack in central Paris was born in Chechnya in 1997, and his parents have been detained.

Anger in France over Trump comments on Bataclan attacks

2018-05-06 09:05

France has condemned remarks by US President Donald Trump about the 2015 attacks in Paris and called on him to show respect for the victims of the worst bloodshed on French soil since World War II.

Fake French terror victim arrested for claiming compensation

2018-02-15 10:36

French police have arrested a woman who claimed thousands of euros in compensation after posing as a victim of the 2015 Paris terror attacks.

Paris attacks suspect 'message' showed desire to detonate belt - report

2018-01-27 19:36

A message believed to be written by Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam indicates that he had intended to detonate his suicide belt during the assault.

Terror attacks changed Parisians, but failed to defeat them

2017-09-09 22:42

On the night of November 13 2015, Paris was plunged into horror as jihadist killers launched simultaneous attacks on bars, the national stadium and a concert hall, leaving 130 dead.

Trump predicts 'big effect' from Paris attack on French election

2017-04-21 15:00

US President Donald Trump has predicted the attack in Paris 'will have a big effect' on the French presidential election that begins this weekend.

France votes to extend state of emergency

2016-12-14 06:48

France's parliament voted to extend a national state of emergency until July 15, after next year's elections.

Two suspects freed in France terror plot probe

2016-11-23 14:09

French authorities released two of the seven suspects arrested in police raids at the weekend which broke up a terror ring plotting an attack, a judicial source told AFP.

Paris Attacks one year on

2016-11-13 21:32

Gregory Reibenberg held his ex-wife's hand until her last breath, assuring her that he would look after their daughter, and himself.

One year on, where are we in Paris attacks probe?

2016-11-10 13:43

A year after jihadist attacks on Paris killed 130 people and traumatised a nation, investigators have identified most of the perpetrators, captured eight men and pieced together the main elements of the plot.


Assailant shot dead after killing 1, wounding 4 in Paris

2018-05-13 08:45

An assailant shouting "Allahu akbar" was shot dead by police in central Paris late Saturday, minutes after he attacked people near the city's main opera house - an area full of bars, restaurants and theatres which were brimming on a weekend night.

Woman sues Twitter, Facebook, Google over 2015 Paris attacks

2018-02-21 13:14

A US woman who was at a cafe in Paris during the 2015 attacks is suing Twitter, Facebook and Google alleging the sites helped aid the growth of the Islamic State group by giving it social media access.

Paris attacks suspect stands trial in Belgium over shootout

2018-02-05 08:41

Belgium will be on high alert as the last surviving suspect in the 2015 Paris attacks, Salah Abdeslam, stands trial in Brussels over a shootout that led to his capture.

'Daesh landlord' in the dock in first Paris attacks trial

2018-01-24 09:35

The first trial stemming from the November 2015 Paris terror attacks will open when Jawad Bendaoud appears in court, charged with harbouring two of the jihadists in the aftermath of the carnage.

Notre Dame attacker 'pledged allegiance to ISIS in video'

2017-06-07 22:22

A man who attacked a policeman with a hammer outside Notre Dame cathedral in Paris had pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group in a video found at his apartment, an investigation source says.

ISIS claims latest attack in Paris

2017-04-21 06:22

A known terror suspect shot dead a French policeman and wounded two others Thursday on Paris's Champs Elysees in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group days before a presidential election.

Custody extended in French attack plot

2016-11-24 16:57

In an exceptional move, French anti-terrorism authorities are keeping five men in custody without charge in an investigation into a new plot to attack France

7 arrested in French anti-terror raids, attack thwarted

2016-11-21 16:31

French anti-terrorism police have arrested seven people in Strasbourg and Marseille and thwarted what the interior minister called a new potential attack.

Long road to recovery for Paris attacks survivors

2016-11-11 13:29

Fluctuat nec mergitur: tossed but not sunk. A year after the Paris attacks, the survivors of the carnage and those who lost loved ones are doing their best to live up to the city's Latin motto and not be dragged under by anger and fear.

France closes 4 mosques for promoting 'radical ideology'

2016-11-03 08:14

France's interior minister has ordered the closure of four mosques that allegedly espoused a 'radical ideology,' the latest such shutdowns among dozens since the November Paris attacks nearly a year ago.

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