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French police raid home of ex-Renault-Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn

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French police on Thursday raided the residence near Paris of former Renault and Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn, who is currently detained in Japan on alllegations of financial irregularity, as part of their investigation into a party he threw at the Palace of Versailles in October 2016 to celebrate his marriage, a benefit estimated as being worth 50,000 euros and which was in exchange for a philanthropy deal between the state-owned property and Renault.

French Football Federation offices raided in Blatter-Platini probe

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French police searched the FFF's Paris HQ on behalf of a Swiss investigation into ex-FIFA head's payment of 2m Swiss francs to UEFA chief. 

Police raid: suspects had 'planned attack' on Paris business district

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Sources say suspected Islamist militants raided in a Paris suburb were planning attack on French capital's La Defense business district.