Paris Terror Attacks

High Security, Low-Key Start For French Open

(AFP) – The French Open gets under way at leafy Roland Garros on Sunday with security ramped up in the aftermath of the November terror attacks in Paris and with low-key fare on the playing schedule.

People work on the scoreboard above Court Philippe Chatrier after a piece of metal was blown off in high winds during the men's singles quarterfinal match between Kei Nishikori of Japan and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France on day of the 2015 French Open at Roland Garros on June 2, 2015 …

Seven in 10 GOP Voters in Wisconsin Reject Ryan on Muslim Migration

House Speaker Paul Ryan was thunderously rebuked by Republican voters in his home state of Wisconsin for his position on Muslim migration, according to data from Tuesday’s exit polls. The exit polls show that seven out of ten Wisconsin GOP voters support Donald

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Belgium Police Find Three Safehouses Used by Paris Attacks Suspects

Belgian police have found three safehouses that were used by suspects before they carried out the terror attacks in Paris, prosecutors said on Wednesday. “The investigators were able to identify three premises that have been used by the conspiring perpetrators


Belgium Holds Three People Over New Year’s Attack Plot

Belgian police held three people for questioning on Thursday, as part of an investigation into an alleged plot to carry out an attack in the capital on New Year’s Eve. Authorities on Wednesday called off the usual New Year’s Eve

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Israel Reports Record Immigration of Jews from France in 2015

A record number of French Jews moved to Israel this year, an immigration official said on Thursday, citing anti-Semitic violence and economic insecurity in the European country as causes. France has the largest Jewish population in Europe, having grown by

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French State of Emergency Facing Court Challenges by Muslims

PARIS (Reuters) – After hundreds of police raids on homes, mosques, restaurants and hotels in the less than five weeks since the Nov. 13 assaults in Paris, some Muslims in France are taking the government to court for committing what

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Paris Attacks Suspects Held In Austria ‘Not French’: Source

Two men held in Austria for suspected links to the Paris attacks are not French, a source close to the investigation told AFP Thursday, denying media reports about their nationality. The two men arrested at the weekend at a refugee

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Third Bomber At Paris Bataclan Music Hall Identified: Police Source

A 23-year-old man from the eastern French city of Strasbourg has been identified as the third bomber involved in the attacks at Paris’s Bataclan music hall, police sources said Wednesday. Foued Mohamed Aggad went to Syria with his brother and

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In the Name of Love: Bono Calls for a ‘Europe with Its Heart Open’ to Migrants at U2 Paris Concert

U2 performed before a packed venue in Paris on Sunday, just three weeks after the band was forced to cancel shows after a series of Islamic terror attacks in the French capital that killed 130 people. The band paid tribute to the terror victims and included a plea for Europe to be “open to compassion and mercy” in handling the migrant crisis overwhelming European Union countries.

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Hungarian Mayor: Israel Was Behind Paris Terror Attacks

A mayor of a city in Hungary has accused Israel of being behind the terror attacks in Paris last month, but was quick to offer an apology after a recording of his comments was leaked to local media. Speaking during

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Connecting The Terror In Paris With The Terror Against Israel

Seemingly, the connection between the Islamic terror against the West and the Palestinian terror against Israel is confined to technical aspects and does not run deeper than that. It mainly involves the notion that terror is terror and any form

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