Paris court hears Syria war victims' complaint against French foreign minister


Syrian relatives of civil war victims accuse Laurent Fabius of encouraging 'mass crimes' in past comments allegedly favourable to the al-Nusra Front.

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Relations of victims of jihadist groups in Syria took the French government to court on Monday, accusing foreign affairs minister Laurent Fabius of encouraging violence in their country by praising the al-Qaida affiliate, the al-Nusra Front, reports Radio France Internationale.