Keyword: Yassin Sahli

Beheading at French gas plant attack is 'Islamic State trademark'

Yassin Sahli denies religious motive but Paris prosecutor said his actions 'correspond very precisely' to the orders of jihadist group.

French beheading: suspect confesses to boss's murder but motives unclear

Yassin Salhi has 'confessed' he wanted to kill himself and dress it up as terrorist act, as police wonder if it was not 'just a simple criminal act'.

Decapitated victim identified by French authorities

In tribute to terror attack victim Hervé Cornora, local mayor said he was deeply connected to his community and 'took care of others'.

French terror suspect 'took selfie with beheaded victim'

Reports claim that the photograph was then sent to unspecified person now in Syria, where the radical Islamic State group controls territory.

French decapitation attack suspect was on 'radicalisation list'

However, Yassin Salhi, 35, a father of three, had not been actively monitored by security officers since 2008 say French authorities.

Decapitated body, daubed with Arabic, found at French terror attack site

Suspect arrested named as Yassin Sahli, who was under surveillance from 2006 to 2008, as President Hollande denounces 'terrorist attack'.