On November 13, 2015 a series of terrorist attacks across Paris left more than 150 people dead. The attacks included a shooting at a Cambodian restaurant in the 10th arrondissement, another shooting at the Bataclan concert hall in Paris’s 11th arrondissement, and explosions outside the Stade de France stadium, becoming the worst terrorist incident in French history.
Lawyers for the only surviving suspect in the 2015 Paris terror attacks that killed 130 people say they can no longer represent their client because he refuses to speak to them due to the 24-hour-surveillance he is under.
Belgian police missed 13 opportunities to identify those plotting the November 2015 attacks in Paris and therefore to prevent the tragedy, local media reported Saturday.
Police in Belgium had repeatedly received intelligence that could have prevented last year's deadly terror attacks in Paris, but preferred to ignore the information, according to the Belgian newspaper De Tijd.
At least five of the Paris and Brussels terrorist attacks’ suspects received financial benefits from Belgium’s social-welfare system, The Wall Street Journal reports.
Washington sanctioned Daesh fighter Mohamed Abrini who participated in the Paris and Brussels terrorist attacks.
Retired French General Jean-Bernard Pinatel told Sputnik on Monday that Russia is the best partner for France in the struggle against the Islamist threat.
French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve announced on Monday plans to establish a foundation to fund mosques in a bid to avoid their funding from radicalized Muslims, after a number of terrorist attacks shook France.
France's upper house of parliament, the Senate, voted on Wednesday to extend the state of emergency in the country for another six months.
French National Assembly has voted to extend the state of emergency in the country for six months, the Assembly's statement said on Wednesday.
One of the reasons for Paris November 2015 attacks was the intelligence services malpractice, which is why is needs to be reformed.
A Belgian court has approved the extradition of Brussels Airport terror attack suspect and main Paris terror attack suspect to France, the Belgian federal prosecutor's office said Thursday.
The council chamber in Brussels has approved the extradition of Hamza Attou, one of the suspects in the Paris terrorist attacks, to France, RTBF TV reports.
Seventeen families of the Paris attacks victims intend to sue Belgium for failing to prosecute the Abdeslam brothers despite having information about their radicalization, the families' lawyer said Monday.
The French parliament on Thursday declared the state of emergency in the country for two months starting May 26.
More than 100 people have been arrested in France since the start of 2016 as part of the country’s anti-terrorism efforts, Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said.
The families of the Paris attacks victims have asked the government to exempt their dead relatives from taxes, which their next-of-kin are now expected to cover under French law, local media reported Wednesday.
The French parliament's upper house, the Senate, voted on Tuesday to extend a state of emergency in the country until the end of July in order to ensure the security during the UEFA Euro 2016 football championship and Tour de France, local media reported.
Salah Abdeslam, a key suspect in the Paris attacks, was charged with terrorism Wednesday, his lawyer Frank Berton said.
The Belgian federal prosecutor's office has confirmed that Salah Abdeslam, a key suspect in the Paris attacks, was surrendered to the French authorities on Wednesday.
Belgium court on Thursday sentenced a man responsible for recruitment of the jihadists, including the ones suspected of perpetration of the deadly attacks in both Paris and Brussels, to 15 years in custody, media reported.
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