Thursday, Dec 01, 2022

Paris attack


Paris attacks: Lone surviving attacker gets life, no parole

June 30, 2022 8:38 am

The special terrorism court also convicted 19 other men involved in the assault on the Bataclan concert hall, cafes and the national stadium, which killed 130 people and injured hundreds, some permanently maimed.

Treat us like humans, not dogs: terror suspect bursts out during Paris attacks trial

September 09, 2021 11:55 am

The lone surviving attacker from that night, Salah Abdeslam, has so far refused to speak to investigators.

Paris 2015 attacks: 'Historic' trial of 20 men begins

September 08, 2021 5:05 pm

Some 1,800 plaintiffs are expected to attend the trial of 20 men accused of orchestrating and carrying out the deadly November 2015 attacks on Paris.

Emotions raw before Paris trial for Islamic State carnage

September 07, 2021 6:13 pm

Some of the dead attackers, along with Abdesalam and Abrini, were childhood friends from the Brussels neighborhood of Molenbeek.

Paris attack suspect Salah Abdeslam convicted in Belgium

April 23, 2018 2:38 pm

Salah Abdeslam will not be in the Belgian court, however, as the verdict is announced in the trial into his alleged involvement in a March 15, 2016, police shootout, four months after the Paris attacks that killed 130.

France frets over 'internal' threat two years after Paris attacks

November 12, 2017 9:30 pm

According to the interior ministry, extraordinary measures have helped intelligence agencies thwart more than 30 attacks in the last two years.

Manhunt after Paris car ramming of anti-terror soldiers

August 09, 2017 4:55 pm

"Security forces are actively seeking the perpetrator who is on the run. The ongoing probe will determine his motives and the circumstances in which he acted," said French Defence Minister Florence Parly.

Police confirm Belgian troops 'neutralising' person at Brussels station post blast

June 21, 2017 1:47 am

The city has been on high alert for more than 18 months since Brussels-based Islamic State militants carried out attacks in Paris that killed 130 people there in November 2015 and later bombed Brussels airport and the city's metro in March last year.

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam refuses to speak at French hearing

May 21, 2016 8:57 am

Abdeslam was Europe's most wanted fugitive until his capture in Brussels on March 18 after a four-month manhunt.

Paris-Brussels attacks network a 'supercell' of extremism

April 12, 2016 11:18 am

The official spoke on condition of anonymity because he wasn't authorized to speak publicly about the investigation.


Police in Paris conduct anti-terror raids to flush out extremists behind 13/11 attacks

November 18, 2015 3:29 pm

Police in Paris said the operation is targeting the suspected mastermind of last week's (13/11) attacks, believed to be holed up in an apartment in Saint-Denis with several other heavily armed suspects.

Paris attacks: Maximum casualties at Bataclan theatre, Stade de France stadium

November 16, 2015 11:26 am

Dozens killed in Paris following a wave of attacks across the city. The violence started at the Bataclan concert hall where many hostages were found dead.

French police kills Charlie Hebdo terror suspects

January 10, 2015 12:06 am

Charlie Hebdo had long courted controversy with satirical attacks on Islam as well as other religions.