Keyword: killing

French far-right thugs jailed for killing teenage anti-fascist activist

A Paris court handed two men jail sentences for their part in the killing of student Clément Méric, 18, during a brawl between far-right skinheads and anti-fascist militants in Paris in 2013, and which led to the banning of a number of far-right groups.

French Muslims join Mass in show of unity after priest's murder

Answering a call by religious leaders for the display of solidarity after the killing of a priest by Islamist teenagers, groups of Muslims joined Sunday Mass ceremonies.

Second Normandy church attacker 'named'

The suspected identity of the man who joined Adel Kermiche in the murderous attack on a Normandy church was found in Kermiche's home.

French students held over woman's murder 'inspired by US TV series'

Three men and a woman were arrested after the dismembered body of a 23-year-old student was found in a plastic container filled with acid.

French farmer on trial for killing 'truffle thief'

Laurent Rambaud, 37, says he felt threatened when he came across a man while guarding his farm in south-eastern France in 2010.