• French soldiers patrol inside the Charles de Gaulle International Airport in Roissy, near Paris
    Last update: 05:44 13.05.2016
    05:44 13.05.2016

    Over 100 People Linked to Terrorists Arrested in France This Year – Interior Minister

    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.

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  • A tourist takes a picture of a Christmas tree lit in the blue, white and red colours of France's national flag in tribute to victims of last Friday's attacks in Paris, in front of the city hall in Vienna, Austria
    Last update: 16:49 11.05.2016
    16:49 11.05.2016

    Families of Paris Attack Victims Appeal For Tax Amnesty for Dead Relatives

    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.

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  • French army paratroopers patrol near the Eiffel tower in Paris.
    Last update: 23:42 10.05.2016
    23:42 10.05.2016

    French Parliament Extends State of Emergency Until End of July

    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.

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  • Police officers stand next to the wanted notice of terrorist Salah Abdeslam (L) and Mohamed Abrini on December 3, 2015 at the Roissy-Charles-de-Gaulle airport in Roissy-en-France, outside Paris.
    Last update: 20:58 27.04.2016
    20:58 27.04.2016

    Paris Attacks Suspect Abdeslam Charged With Terrorism - Lawyer

    Salah Abdeslam, a key suspect in the Paris attacks, was charged with terrorism Wednesday, his lawyer Frank Berton said.

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  • Police officers stand next to the wanted notice of terrorist Salah Abdeslam (L) and Mohamed Abrini on December 3, 2015 at the Roissy-Charles-de-Gaulle airport in Roissy-en-France, outside Paris.
    Last update: 12:43 27.04.2016
    12:43 27.04.2016

    Paris Attacks Suspect Abdeslam Transfer From Belgium to France Confirmed

    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.

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    Last update: 23:49 14.04.2016
    23:49 14.04.2016

    Belgium Court Sentences Paris, Brussels Attacks Recruiter to 15 Years

    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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  • Spanish police
    Last update: 23:23 13.04.2016
    23:23 13.04.2016

    French Citizen Arrested in Spain Denies Supplying Arms to Paris Attacker

    The French citizen, who was arrested in Spain over suspicion of supplying arms to one of the January 2015 Paris attacks perpetrators, denied his guilt at a court hearing on Wednesday, media reported.

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  • A Belgian police officer
    Last update: 13:10 13.04.2016
    13:10 13.04.2016

    Belgium Releases Three People Detained Over Suspected Paris Attacks Links

    Three people detained in Brussels in connection with November terrorist attacks in Paris were released on a Belgian judge order on Wednesday, a local newspaper reported.

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  • A member of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) monitors the withdrawal of tanks of the Ukrainian armed forces near the village of Nyzhnje in Luhansk region, Ukraine, October 5, 2015
    Last update: 06:21 13.04.2016
    06:21 13.04.2016

    OSCE Foreign Ministers to Meet on September 1, Discuss European Security

    Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) foreign ministers will convene for a meeting on September 1 to discuss Europe's security situation, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said.

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  • Surveillance
    Last update: 01:10 13.04.2016
    01:10 13.04.2016

    Privacy Concerns Limit EU Ability to Disrupt Terror Attacks - Ex-US Counterterror Head

    The emphasis on privacy protection in the European Union is having a limiting effect on the ability of member states to prevent and respond to terrorist attacks, former US National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC) Director Matt Olsen told Sputnik on Tuesday.

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  • A masked Belgian police officer takes part in police operations in Schaerbeek following Tuesday's bomb attacks in Brussels, Belgium, March 25, 2016
    Last update: 17:43 12.04.2016
    17:43 12.04.2016

    Brussels Police Detain 3 Over Suspected Paris Attacks Links - Prosecutor's Office

    Three people were arrested on Tuesday in Brussels during the search operations conducted in connection with the November 13 terrorist attacks in the French capital Paris, the Belgian prosecutor's office said on Tuesday.

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  • A photo taken on November 17, 2015 in Paris shows the Eiffel Tower illuminated with the colors of the French national flag in tribute to the victims of the November 13 Paris terror attacks.
    Last update: 10:46 11.04.2016
    10:46 11.04.2016

    Paris Attacks Mastermind's Brother Was Plotting Revenge - Interpol

    The younger brother of the Paris attacks mastermind was planning to exact revenge for his relative's death.

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  • French police officers patrol near the Eiffel Tower, in Paris.
    Last update: 20:33 10.04.2016
    20:33 10.04.2016

    Dropping the Ball: French Intelligence Knew About Paris Attacks, Failed to React

    The plot of the last November Paris terrorist attacks gets another twist, as it turned out that French intelligence services knew beforehand about the preparation of the upcoming terrorist acts in France, Le Journal du Dimanche reported.

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  • Police forces operate in Saint-Denis, a northern suburb of Paris
    Last update: 11:51 07.04.2016
    11:51 07.04.2016

    French Lawmakers Arrive in Brussels to Investigate Paris Terrorist Attacks

    Members of a special French investigative parliamentary commission set up to investigate November 2015 terror acts in Paris have arrived in Brussels for a two-day visit, local media reported.

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  • A masked Belgian police officer
    Last update: 16:31 02.04.2016
    16:31 02.04.2016

    Belgium Charges Third Paris Attacks Suspect With Terrorism

    Belgian federal prosecutors on Saturday charged a third man with terrorism in connection with terror attacks in France, local media reported citing prosecution’s statement.

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  • Police officers stand next to the wanted notice of terrorist Salah Abdeslam (L) and Mohamed Abrini on December 3, 2015 at the Roissy-Charles-de-Gaulle airport in Roissy-en-France, outside Paris.
    Last update: 03:29 01.04.2016
    03:29 01.04.2016

    Paris Attacks Suspect to Face French Justice Within 10 Days

    The main suspect in the November 2015 Paris attacks, Salah Abdeslam, will be extradited from Belgium within 10 days barring exceptional circumstances, French Justice Minister Jean-Jacques Urvoas said Thursday.

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  • A man holding a placard reading I am afraid but I am here during a gathering on Place de la Republique (Republic square) on January 10, 2016 in Paris, as the city marks a year since 1.6 million people thronged the French capital in a show of unity after attacks on the Charlie Hebdo newspaper and a Jewish supermarket
    Last update: 13:05 31.03.2016
    13:05 31.03.2016

    Paris Attacks Suspect Abdeslam Now Wants to Cooperate With French Police

    Salah Abdeslam, who was detained in Belgium this month on suspicion of involvement in the November 2015 Paris attacks, is willing to cooperate with the French authorities, one of his lawyers Cedric Moisse said Thursday.

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  • In this framegrab taken from VTM, armed police officers escort Salah Abdeslam to a police vehicle during a raid in the Molenbeek neighborhood of Brussels, Belgium, Friday March 18, 2016
    Last update: 12:22 24.03.2016
    12:22 24.03.2016

    Paris Attacks Mastermind Calls for Hasty Extradition From Belgium to France

    Salah Abdeslam demands quick extradition to Francce, his attorney said Thursday.

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  • A Belgian special forces police officer patrols a street during a police raid in central Brussels, Belgium, December 20, 2015, which, according to Belgian media, is in connection with last month's deadly Paris attack
    Last update: 14:18 21.03.2016
    14:18 21.03.2016

    Belgian Authorities Identify Accomplice of Terrorists Behind Paris Attacks

    The Belgian authorities have identified one of the accomplices of the terrorists who carried out the attacks in Paris in November 2015, local media reported.

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  • An armed French soldier patrols in front of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, France, in this picture taken on December 24, 2015, as a security alert continued following the November shooting attacks in the French capital. Thousands of demonstrators marched in France January 30, 2016 to protest against the government's plans to extend the state of emergency in the country. Picture taken December 24, 2015.
    Last update: 11:49 21.03.2016
    11:49 21.03.2016

    Belgium to Extradite Paris Attack Suspect Abdeslam to France Within 45 Days

    The procedure to extradite for one of the suspects in the Paris attacks case, Salah Abdeslam, to France will take up to 45 days, Belgian media reported Monday.

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