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Mohammed Merah

Frenchman Identified In ISIS Audio Claim Of Paris Attacks

Reuters | Annum Masroor | Posted 11.17.2015 | World

PARIS, Nov 17 (Reuters) - The voice of a jihadist claiming Islamic State's responsibility for last week's attacks in Paris has been identified as a 36...

DAWN RAID: Suspected Islamist Militants Arrested

Reuters | Posted 06.03.2012 | World

By John Irish and Marine Pennetier PARIS, April 4 (Reuters) - Police arrested 10 suspected Islamist militants in dawn raids across France on W...

Yet Another Not-So-Pious Al Qaeda Terrorist

Mustafa Akyol | Posted 05.28.2012 | Religion
Mustafa Akyol

Merah seems to be motivated by his reaction to the political traumas of the religious community that he subscribed to. His zeal seems to be against occupation and humiliation, not godlessness or impiety.

Will the Events in Toulouse Represent a Turning Point in French Politics?

Anne Sinclair | Posted 05.26.2012 | World
Anne Sinclair

How might this tragedy affect the upcoming presidential election? The question is now whether the cursor of the presidential campaign has moved permanently (or only temporarily) from unemployment and economic issues to security, an issue that is always a handicap to the left.

Video Recorded By Alleged Shooter Sent To Al Jazeera

Reuters | Posted 05.26.2012 | World

PARIS, March 26 (Reuters) - Video footage filmed by the French gunman Mohamed Merah during his bloody shooting spree has been sent to the Al Jazeera...

France: United in Grief, but for How Long?

Symi Rom-Rymer | Posted 05.26.2012 | World
Symi Rom-Rymer

In recent decades, French society has become increasingly divided. Social ills have become more increasingly apparent but little has been done to address them.

Toulouse Aftermath: Dreadful Ironies and Questions

Barry Lando | Posted 05.22.2012 | World
Barry Lando

Mohammed Merah, a teenage loser, a petty thief and unemployed garage mechanic, who achieved instant worldwide notoriety as the latest symbol of Islami...

WATCH: France Jewish School Shooter Spinning In Stolen Car?

Posted 03.22.2012 | World

A 32-hour standoff between French police and the main suspect in the killings of 7 in the south of France came to an end on Thursday when police raide...

Toulouse: The Nightmare's Not Over

Barry Lando | Posted 05.21.2012 | World
Barry Lando

There is a strong argument that the American and NATO presence in the Muslim world have done more to ignite the outrage of young Muslims elsewhere than any ragtag training camps.

Toulouse Shooting Suspect Reportedly Arrested In Raid

Posted 05.21.2012 | World

UPDATE: Reuters reports that French interior minister Claude Gueant denies Mohammed Mehar has been arrested. French interior minister denies that su...