Keyword: Nicolas Anelka

Anti-Semitic comic Dieudonné faces backlash over links to far-right group

Some black supporters of French comic have turned against him over comedian's association with right-wing extremist Alain Soral.

Anelka gesture comic Dieudonne banned from UK

Home Office has barred entry to the French comedian, who had been due to visit his friend the West Bromwich Albion striker Nicolas Anelka.

French comedian at centre of Nicolas Anelka row faces ban

Cities across France are considering banning the one-man-show of comedian Dieudonné who popularised the 'Nazi' salute used by Anelka.

Nicolas Anelka hits back at French politicians over 'quenelle' criticism

England-based French football star claims the controversial salute is simply anti-establishment and not racist and insists he is not anti-Semetic.

French sports minister denounces 'disgusting' Anelka gesture

French footballer Nicolas Anelka appeared to make an inverted Nazi salute, known as the 'quenelle', after scoring a goal for his English club.