Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel - updates

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5 charged over France truck attack

Jul 22, 2016 - 4:32 PM

The revelations come as the French government continues to be plagued by questions over possible security failings prompting authorities to launch an investigation into potential oversights

SOLIDARITY. A banner reading 'Solidarite avec Nice' (Solidarity with Nice) is displayed on a bridge, six days after deadly attack of the Bastille day at the Promenade des Anglais in the French riviera city of Nice, during the 184,5 km seventeenth stage of the 103rd edition of the Tour de France cycling race on July 20, 2016 between Berne and Finhaut-Emosson. File photo by Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP

Killer and suspected accomplices in Nice: What we know

Jul 22, 2016 - 9:45 AM

Here is what we know so far about Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel and his alleged accomplices

DEADLY ATTACK. Police secure the area where a truck drove into a crowd during Bastille Day celebrations in Nice, France, July 15, 2016. File photo by Andreas Gebert/EPA

France truck attack was planned for months, with accomplices

Jul 22, 2016 - 8:30 AM

The revelations come as government continues to be plagued by questions over possible security failings prompting authorities to launch an investigation into potential oversights

SILENCE. In this file photo, French soldiers patrol in front of the Notre Dame Cathedral during a minute of silence held for the victims of the recent attack in Nice. File photo by Christophe Petit Tesson/EPA

Attacker staked out Nice site, accomplice suspected

Jul 17, 2016 - 10:05 PM

3rd UPDATE Seven people are now being held over the carnage

epa05429146 A slow shutter-speed picture taken 16 July 2016 shows two young women as they hold each other in tears near the site of a casualty, flags flying half-mast in the background, on the Promenade des Anglais in Nice, France. According to reports at least 84 people died and many were injured after a truck drove into the crowd on the famous promenade during celebrations of Bastille Day in Nice, late 14 July. EPA/IAN LANGSDON (ALTERNATIVE IMAGE REPEAT)

ISIS claim of attack in Nice 'vague' – analysts

Jul 17, 2016 - 12:37 AM

The claim does not allow us to know if the attack was commanded or only inspired by ISIS calls to hit France says one analyst

STATE OF EMERGENCY. Wounded people are evacuated by emergency teams from the scene where a truck crashed into the crowd during the Bastille Day celebrations in Nice, France, July 14, 2016. Olivier Anrigo/EPA

Truck attacker 'radicalized very quickly' – French interior minister

Jul 16, 2016 - 8:34 PM

Bernard Cazeneuve says the massacre in Nice France was a new type of attack which showed the extreme difficulty of the fight against terrorism

INVESTIGATION. Forensics officers and policemen look for evidences in a truck on the Promenade des Anglais seafront in the French Riviera town of Nice on July 15, 2016, after it drove into a crowd watching a fireworks display. Anne-Christine Poujoulat/AFP

ISIS claims Nice massacre as France defends security

Jul 16, 2016 - 5:00 PM

UPDATED Police say they have arrested 4 more people linked to suspect Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel as well as his estranged wife

TERRORIST ATTACK. Police officers stand guard near the truck after it crashed into the crowd during the Bastille Day celebrations in Nice, France, July 14, 2016. Photo by Franck Fernandes/EPA

France mourns 84 dead in truck attack, motives probed

Jul 16, 2016 - 3:11 PM

France begins a period of national mourning for the 84 people killed in the attack as investigators try to establish if the attacker was motivated by radical Islam

This photo taken on July 15, 2016 in Nice, shows a French flag at a make-shift memorial for victims of the deadly Bastille Day attack. Giuseppe Cacace/AFP

Tunisian 'terrorist' kills 84 in Nice truck attack

Jul 16, 2016 - 12:25 AM

UPDATED Anti terrorism prosecutor Francois Molins says Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel is completely unknown to the intelligence services but that the assault is exactly in line with calls from jihadist groups to kill

TRUCK ATTACK. Police officers and rescue workers stand near a van that ploughed into a crowd leaving a fireworks display in the French Riviera town of Nice on July 14, 2016. Photo by Valery Hache/