Trial opens of alleged accomplices in jihadist murder of French priest


Four alleged accomplices in the July 2016 murder of 85-year-old French priest Jacques Hamel, whose throat was cut by two teenagers who claimed to be acting in the name of the so-called Islamic State group, has opened in Paris.

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The trial of four alleged accomplices in the 2016 murder in north-west France of an 85-year-old French priest while he celebrated Mass opened in Paris on Monday , reports Radio France Internationale.