terrorism

Bomb material found in French 'Islamist terror cell' probe

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French police investigating 12 men in connection with a suspected Islamist terrorist gang have found bomb-making materials in a garage near Paris.

Islamist radicals charged over plot to kidnap French judge

International — Link

A group of Islamic radicals called 'the knights of pride'  have been charged with planning terrorist actions and to kidnap a French judge.

French prosecutor demands six-year jail sentence for ex-CERN physicist

International — Link

A French public prosecutor has asked a Paris court to sentence an Algerian-born nuclear physicist to six years in prison for terrorist activities.

France sentences three in absentia for 1988 gun, grenade attack on Greek cruise ship

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Three men suspected of belonging to a radical Palestinian group are sentenced to 30 years in prison for a 1988 attack on a Greek cruise ship.

Venezualan 'Carlos the Jackal' given life sentence for 1980s French attacks

France — Link

French court gives life sentence to self-styled revolutionary 'Carlos the Jackal' for organising four deadly attacks in France in the 1980s.