Convicted criminal Ziyed Ben Belgacem, 39, was shot dead at the airport's south terminal.Less than two hours earlier he had shot at three police officers after being stopped for speeding.Authorities believe he was radicalised in prison, and his father and brother have been arrested.A convicted criminal with links to radical Islam shouted 'I am here to die for Allah, there will be deaths' seconds before he was shot dead during an attack at Paris Orly airport.
A French soldier reportedly shot a man who attacked a fellow soldier near the Louvre museum in Paris.
PARIS — French soldiers opened fire on a man wielding a machete who shouted "Allahu akbar" as he attacked them near the Louvre museum in Paris on Friday. The attacker was seriously wounded.
New Delhi, Jan 15 (PTI) Days after China blocked India's proposal in the UN, the world body's key member France has pitched for designating Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar as an international terrorist, saying there are "very strong arguments in favour" of such a move.
Paris, Jan 13, 2017,
Salah Abdeslam has refused to respond to questions from French judges about the November 13, 2015 attacks in which 130 people died at the hands of Islamic State group jihadists.
The main suspect in the Paris attacks said he was "not ashamed" in a letter to a woman who has been writing to him in prison, according to extracts published in the French press today.