French court finds fourteen accomplices of 2015 Charlie Hebdo attacks guilty

A French court found guilty on Wednesday 14 accomplices of the French Islamist militants behind the January 2015 attacks on the Charlie Hebdo satirical magazine and a Jewish supermarket in Paris. Among the 14 was Hayat Boumeddiene, former partner of Amedy Coulibaly who killed a policewoman and then four people in a Jewish supermarket. One… Read More French court finds fourteen accomplices of 2015 Charlie Hebdo attacks guilty

France begins trial of Charlie Hebdo terror attack accomplices

Fourteen alleged accomplices to the Islamist gunmen who attacked the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in 2015 went on trial on Wednesday, as the country recalled a dark episode that marked the onset of a wave of militant violence. French Prime Minister Jean Castex wrote in a tweet the simple words: “Always Charlie”. On January… Read More France begins trial of Charlie Hebdo terror attack accomplices

France holds third year commemoration ceremony in remembrance of Charlie Hebdo terror attack

French President Emmanuel Macron laid a wreath on Sunday in honour of the slain journalists of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo which faces falling sales and stifling security measures three years after it was attacked. At a low-key commemoration ceremony to mark the January 7, 2015 massacre, Macron was joined by journalists from the magazine, members… Read More France holds third year commemoration ceremony in remembrance of Charlie Hebdo terror attack