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Trial over France Charlie Hebdo attacks to begin in April 2020

Jun 07, 2019 - 8:15 PM

Seventeen people were killed over 3 days in January 2015 in attacks that shook France and heralded a wave of atrocities by radical Islamists that year

CHARLIE HEBDO. Firefighters push a stretcher outside the headquarters of the French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris on January 7, 2015, after armed gunmen stormed the offices. File photo by Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP

3 charged over 2015 Paris attacks – judicial source

Apr 29, 2017 - 9:01 AM

Those charged this week include Samir L – believed to be linked to the sale of weapons to the supermarket attacker – as well as Miguel M and Abdelaziz A

ATTACK. In this file photo, members of the French police special forces launch the assault and evacuate the hostages at a kosher grocery store in Porte de Vincennes, eastern Paris, on January 9, 2015. File photo by Thomas Samson/AFP

10 held over attack on Paris Jewish store

Apr 26, 2017 - 7:58 PM

Investigators are trying to piece together how France based jihadist Amedy Coulibaly obtained the weapons used in the January 9 2015 attack

ON GUARD. Members of the French police special force RAID walk to take a position on January 9, 2015 in Saint-Mande, near Porte de Vincennes, eastern Paris, after at least one person was injured when a gunman opened fire at a kosher grocery store on January 9, 2015 and took at least five people hostage, sources told AFP. File photo by Thomas Samson/AFP

Hunt on for gunman's girlfriend after siege ends

Jan 10, 2015 - 4:38 PM

French authorities pursue Hayat Boumeddiene who is said to be armed and dangerous

This combination of images released on January 9 by the French police shows Hayat Boumeddiene (L) and Amedy Coulibaly (R), suspected of being involved in the killing of a policewoman in Montrouge on January 8. AFP photo/French Police

Paris hostages survived hidden in fridges, under sinks

Jan 10, 2015 - 11:34 AM

One of them who remained undetected communicates with police via text message sending them tactical elements such as his location inside the premises

KILLED. Forensic police officers stand by the body of alleged hostage-taker Amedy Coulibaly lying on the pavement in front of the Hyper Casher supermarket after the police raided the store, in Paris, France on  January 9, 2015. EPA photo.