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#paris attacks

# paris-attacks - This year 2022

Paris attacker given life sentence in France transferred to Belgium for bombings trial
# Salah Abdeslam
# Salah Abdeslam

Paris attacker given life sentence in France transferred to Belgium for bombings trial

Jul 13th 2022, 2:47 PM 4,134 Views 0 Comments

He is being tried for involvement in killings at a Brussels airport and metro station.

Prosecutors request life sentence for main Paris attack suspect
# November 2015
# November 2015

Prosecutors request life sentence for main Paris attack suspect

Jun 10th 2022, 5:43 PM 5,868 Views 0 Comments

The request for no chance of parole is rare in France, where prisoners on life sentences are often released after 20 to 25 years.

Belgium trial starts for alleged Paris attack accomplices
# Paris Attacks
# Paris Attacks

Belgium trial starts for alleged Paris attack accomplices

Apr 19th 2022, 5:59 PM 4,846 Views 0 Comments

The 14 accused are suspected of transporting, housing or financially helping some of the perpetrators of the 2015 Paris attacks.

Main Paris attacks suspect apologises to 'all victims' of 2015 atrocity
# Salah Abdeslam
# Salah Abdeslam

Main Paris attacks suspect apologises to 'all victims' of 2015 atrocity

Apr 15th 2022, 4:34 PM 20,916 Views 15 Comments

The apology marked a dramatic end to three days of testimony by Salah Abdeslam.

Last remaining assailant suspect in 2015 Paris attacks tells court he backed out of the plan
# France
# France

Last remaining assailant suspect in 2015 Paris attacks tells court he backed out of the plan

Feb 9th 2022, 8:30 PM 14,598 Views 0 Comments

Salah Abdeslam, 32, took the stand for the first time today in the trial over the massacres.

# paris-attacks - Last year 2021

'I can still feel the explosion': 2015 Paris attack survivors recall events in trial testimony
# Paris Attacks
# Paris Attacks

'I can still feel the explosion': 2015 Paris attack survivors recall events in trial testimony

Sep 28th 2021, 5:26 PM 4,552 Views 0 Comments

300 survivors as well as family members of the victims of the attacks are to take the stand over the coming weeks.

Deaths of 130 people in Paris attacks ‘nothing personal’, key suspect tells court
# Salah Abdeslam
# Salah Abdeslam

Deaths of 130 people in Paris attacks ‘nothing personal’, key suspect tells court

Sep 15th 2021, 4:16 PM 14,376 Views 5 Comments

Salah Abdeslam said the 2015 attacks were revenge for French airstrikes in Syria and Iraq.

Nine-month long trial of attackers accused over 2015 Paris attacks begins in France
# Night Of Terror
# Night Of Terror

Nine-month long trial of attackers accused over 2015 Paris attacks begins in France

Updated Sep 8th 2021, 6:38 PM 15,039 Views 0 Comments

The lone survivor of the extremist cell from that night, Salah Abdeslam, is the key defendant.

# paris-attacks - All time

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam sentenced to 20 years in prison in Belgium
# Salah Abdeslam
# Salah Abdeslam

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam sentenced to 20 years in prison in Belgium

Apr 23rd 2018, 11:38 AM 8,254 Views 27 Comments

Abdeslam was convicted of terrorism-related attempted murder over the shootout in which four police officers were wounded.

'Destroyed' rugby player's career ended by Paris attacks
# Misfortune
From The42
# Misfortune

'Destroyed' rugby player's career ended by Paris attacks

Apr 27th 2017, 11:42 PM 12,703 Views 5 Comments

Aristide Barraud, who played at fly-half or scrum-half for Italian club Mogliano, was advised to give up the sport.

Two new suspects charged with aiding Paris attack getaway
# Belgium
# Belgium

Two new suspects charged with aiding Paris attack getaway

Jan 12th 2017, 9:39 AM 7,015 Views 0 Comments

They’ve been charged with the falsification of documents according to prosecutors.

A year on from the Paris attacks - what do we know about those who killed 127 people?
# 13 November
# 13 November

A year on from the Paris attacks - what do we know about those who killed 127 people?

Nov 13th 2016, 6:30 PM 10,470 Views 17 Comments

A key conspirator was identified just this week

Sting reopens Bataclan on eve of Paris attacks anniversary as Eagles of Death Metal refused entry
# Commemoration
# Commemoration

Sting reopens Bataclan on eve of Paris attacks anniversary as Eagles of Death Metal refused entry

Nov 13th 2016, 10:33 AM 29,125 Views 91 Comments

Today marks the one-year anniversary of the Paris attacks in which 130 people lost their lives.

French investigators reveal identity of Paris attacks plotter
# Bataclan Reopens
# Bataclan Reopens

French investigators reveal identity of Paris attacks plotter

Nov 8th 2016, 7:11 PM 10,215 Views 13 Comments

France is gearing up to mark the one-year anniversary of the Paris attacks this weekend.

The harrowing ordeal of Antoine Griezmann's sister and the week's best sportswriting
# Well Read
From The42
# Well Read

The harrowing ordeal of Antoine Griezmann's sister and the week's best sportswriting

Jul 10th 2016, 8:30 AM 11,093 Views 0 Comments

Also, in praise of David Trezeguet choosing love over money and the hope that Kieren Fallon’s life will be kinder to him now.

"I was telling him not to leave me" - Tributes to Bataclan victim as verdict delivered
# Nick Alexander
# Nick Alexander

"I was telling him not to leave me" - Tributes to Bataclan victim as verdict delivered

May 19th 2016, 2:21 PM 20,949 Views 10 Comments

Nick Alexander’s death will be recorded as an ‘unlawful killing’.

French TV channel broadcasts gruesome video of apparent Paris café suicide bombing
# Comptoir Voltaire
# Comptoir Voltaire

French TV channel broadcasts gruesome video of apparent Paris café suicide bombing

Apr 26th 2016, 8:41 PM 41,591 Views 47 Comments

The shocking video, which appears to show Brahim Abdeslam blowing himself up, has caused controversy in France.

Key Paris attacks suspect charged with 'terrorist murders'
# MOHAMED Abrini
# MOHAMED Abrini

Key Paris attacks suspect charged with 'terrorist murders'

Apr 9th 2016, 4:20 PM 30,938 Views 53 Comments

It is not yet possible to confirm whether Mohamed Abrini is the so-called ‘man in the hat’ seen at Brussels airport.

"If I wanted, there would have been more victims": Paris attacks leader claims he chose not to blow himself up
# Salah Abdeslam
# Salah Abdeslam

"If I wanted, there would have been more victims": Paris attacks leader claims he chose not to blow himself up

Apr 2nd 2016, 7:44 PM 38,712 Views 74 Comments

Salah Abdeslam is the sole surviving jihadist responsible for the November attacks.

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam to be extradited
# Belgium
# Belgium

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam to be extradited

Mar 31st 2016, 8:30 PM 10,146 Views 7 Comments

He was captured on 18 March in a massive police raid in Brussels.

The face of the newly identified Paris attacks suspect
# On The Run
# On The Run

The face of the newly identified Paris attacks suspect

Mar 21st 2016, 2:31 PM 9,308 Views 8 Comments

Police in Belgium have named one of two men still wanted in connection with the terrorist attacks.

'We got him' - Paris attacker Salah Abdeslam shot and captured
# Brussels
# Brussels

'We got him' - Paris attacker Salah Abdeslam shot and captured

Mar 18th 2016, 11:39 PM 55,821 Views 138 Comments

Abdeslam was shot in the leg during the police operation.

Terror suspects on the run after police identified man shot dead in Brussels apartment
# Paris Attacks
# Paris Attacks

Terror suspects on the run after police identified man shot dead in Brussels apartment

Mar 16th 2016, 10:06 PM 14,514 Views 14 Comments

Raids took place in the Belgian capital yesterday.

French World Cup winner Petit fears terrorist attacks at Euro 2016
# Security
From The42
# Security

French World Cup winner Petit fears terrorist attacks at Euro 2016

Mar 16th 2016, 7:45 AM 11,153 Views 21 Comments

The ex-Arsenal midfielder has been speaking about living in Paris in the wake of last November’s events.

Bataclan rejects 'senseless' Eagles of Death Metal frontman claim that security knew about shooting
# Paris Attacks
# Paris Attacks

Bataclan rejects 'senseless' Eagles of Death Metal frontman claim that security knew about shooting

Mar 11th 2016, 8:06 AM 26,370 Views 61 Comments

The venue said that the singer’s comments were because he was traumatised.

Euro 2016 organisers draw up contingency plans, including playing games behind closed doors
# Necessary
From The42
# Necessary

Euro 2016 organisers draw up contingency plans, including playing games behind closed doors

Mar 2nd 2016, 12:15 AM 4,826 Views 1 Comment

The shadow of the November terror attacks on Paris can’t be escaped.

Belgian man with 'direct links' to Paris attackers arrested in Morocco
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Belgian man with 'direct links' to Paris attackers arrested in Morocco

Jan 18th 2016, 3:37 PM 9,742 Views 14 Comments

The man was arrested near Casablanca.

Police in Belgium uncover homes used by Paris terror attack suspects
# International Manhunt
# International Manhunt

Police in Belgium uncover homes used by Paris terror attack suspects

Jan 13th 2016, 9:56 AM 5,476 Views 2 Comments

Two apartments were also identified.

On-the-run Paris attacker spotted on CCTV at petrol station the day after the attack
# Spotted
# Spotted

On-the-run Paris attacker spotted on CCTV at petrol station the day after the attack

Jan 12th 2016, 8:40 AM 11,113 Views 4 Comments

Last week, Belgian investigators said that they had found a flat they believe was used by Abdeslam after the attacks.

The 32 photographs that took our breath away in 2015
# Pics Of The Year
# Pics Of The Year

The 32 photographs that took our breath away in 2015

Dec 30th 2015, 8:30 PM 62,124 Views 47 Comments

From Paris to Tunisia, from the marriage referendum to the migrant crisis, here are all of the best photos of this year.

Islamic State leader with 'direct' link to Paris attacks killed in Syria airstrikes
# Paris Attacks
# Paris Attacks

Islamic State leader with 'direct' link to Paris attacks killed in Syria airstrikes

Dec 29th 2015, 3:52 PM 9,707 Views 49 Comments

The pentagon report that the man was killed on 24 December.

Police dog killed during French terror raid to be awarded bravery medal
# Dickin Medal
# Dickin Medal

Police dog killed during French terror raid to be awarded bravery medal

Dec 28th 2015, 8:03 PM 8,251 Views 24 Comments

Diesel is getting the animal equivalent of the Victoria Cross.

Mother of youngest Paris attacker says she missed warning signs
# 13 November
# 13 November

Mother of youngest Paris attacker says she missed warning signs

Dec 27th 2015, 6:35 PM 25,624 Views 37 Comments

Bilal Hadfi’s college had warned authorities about his potential radicalisation.

Security bolstered on a subdued Christmas Eve in Paris
# 13 November
# 13 November

Security bolstered on a subdued Christmas Eve in Paris

Dec 24th 2015, 7:50 PM 12,288 Views 24 Comments

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo has sought to reassure visitors and put a brave face on the economic damage.

Man (29) arrested over Paris attacks as raids continue across France
# Suspect
# Suspect

Man (29) arrested over Paris attacks as raids continue across France

Dec 15th 2015, 2:48 PM 7,794 Views 12 Comments

French police are believed to have detained a man with suspected links to the attacks.

Third attacker at Bataclan venue identified, says police source
# Paris Attacks
# Paris Attacks

Third attacker at Bataclan venue identified, says police source

Dec 9th 2015, 7:39 AM 10,700 Views 22 Comments

The two other attackers have already been named.

'We will never give up': Eagles of Death Metal join U2 on stage in Paris
# Paris Attacks
# Paris Attacks

'We will never give up': Eagles of Death Metal join U2 on stage in Paris

Dec 8th 2015, 7:53 AM 14,130 Views 34 Comments

The group took to the stage in Paris close to a month after the Bataclan attack.

'Tonight, we are all Parisians' - Bono pays tribute to Paris victims
# Pride In Paris
# Pride In Paris

'Tonight, we are all Parisians' - Bono pays tribute to Paris victims

Dec 7th 2015, 8:11 AM 11,194 Views 48 Comments

The band had cancelled plans to perform in the city the night after last month’s attacks.

'They're a death cult, we're a life cult' - Bono tells CNN the difference between Islamic State and U2
# Paris
# Paris

'They're a death cult, we're a life cult' - Bono tells CNN the difference between Islamic State and U2

Dec 6th 2015, 1:58 PM 28,274 Views 117 Comments

The singer also shared a song he had written about Paris.

Pouring petrol on a blazing fire will not extinguish it - Why the UK airstrikes on Isis are reckless
# Opinion
# Opinion

Pouring petrol on a blazing fire will not extinguish it - Why the UK airstrikes on Isis are reckless

Dec 5th 2015, 10:00 AM 66 Views 145 Comments

We’re all gung-ho for a counter attack but we need a conversation, writes Rob McDonnell.

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