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Iraq sentences 2 more Frenchmen to death for joining IS

An Iraqi court sentenced two Frenchmen to death on Monday for membership of Islamic State, a prosecutor told Reuters, bringing the total number of French citizens on death row in Iraq to 11.

Jun 03, 2019, 20:38 PM IST

French police identify 3 suspects in attack that killed 12

French police officials identified three men as suspects in a deadly attack against newspaper offices that has killed 12 people and shook the nation.

Jan 08, 2015, 07:31 AM IST

Qaeda-held Frenchmen mark year in captivity

Mauritanian President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, whose country is also affected by the activities of the al Qaeda-affiliated group, said earlier this week he thought the hostages were still alive.

Sep 16, 2011, 11:11 AM IST

Pakistan arrests 2 suspected French militants

Two suspected Islamist extremists were arrested at a bus stop in Lahore.

Apr 15, 2011, 13:42 PM IST

Qaeda `claims kidnap of Frenchmen` later killed

Al Qaeda`s North Africa branch
claimed they kidnapped two Frenchmen in Niger, saying
they were later killed in clashes between militants and French
forces, according to a message Al-Jazeera aired.

Jan 13, 2011, 21:48 PM IST

Bodies of Frenchmen killed in Niger arrive in Paris

Vincent Delory, Antoine De Leocour died as the troops tried to rescue them.

Jan 12, 2011, 14:30 PM IST

Gunmen abduct 2 Frenchmen in Niger: Witnesses

Gunmen abducted the Frenchmen from a restaurant in Niamey, capital of Niger.

Jan 08, 2011, 09:22 AM IST