France arrests 11 people in Bastille Day truck attack in Nice

France arrests 11 people in Bastille Day truck attack in Nice

French police on Monday arrested 11 people suspected of helping to arm the Tunisian who killed 86 people by driving his truck into a crowd in Nice, sources close to the investigation said. Ten suspects, including one or more Albanians, were arrested in various parts of Nice and another was detained in the western city […]

Balotelli on target again as Nice stretch Ligue 1 lead

Balotelli on target again as Nice stretch Ligue 1 lead

Mario Balotelli starred once again as clinical Nice opened up a six-point gap at the top of Ligue 1 with a 4-1 thrashing of Nantes on Sunday. The maverick forward, back in form after nightmare spells at Liverpool and AC Milan, scored his sixth league goal of the season and was involved in two others […]

Federer to miss Rio Olympics, rest of season with injury

Federer to miss Rio Olympics, rest of season with injury

French police arrested two men in connection with the Bastille Day massacre in Nice which left 84 people dead, a source close to the investigation said Tuesday, bringing to seven the number of people detained since the July 14 attack. “They were placed in custody while investigators seek to determine if the Tunisian (attacker) Mohamed […]

Brother of IS group recruit wants heroes of Nice attacks to be rewarded

Brother of IS group recruit wants heroes of Nice attacks to be rewarded

A 20-year-old man from the north of France has launched an online petition to award the Legion of Honor, the country’s highest award, to the three men who tried to stop the Bastille Day attack in Nice. Many in France are, of course, thankful to those who were willing to risk their own lives to […]

What we know about the five suspects held in connection with Nice attack

What we know about the five suspects held in connection with Nice attack

Following revelations by Paris Prosecutor François Molins on Thursday that Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel had support in planning last week’s attack in Nice, FRANCE 24 takes a look at the five suspects being held in connection with the case. The five suspects are believed to have provided Bouhlel with either material or logistical support in planning […]

France orders Nice policing inquiry after Bastille Day attack

France orders Nice policing inquiry after Bastille Day attack

France’s government said on Thursday it was ordering an inquiry into security arrangements for the July 14 festivities in Nice, amid mounting anger at the failure to prevent a truck driver from ramming the crowd of revellers. Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said the national police inspectorate would lead the investigation, a week after Tunisia-born Mohamed […]

Dozens killed as lorry ploughs into crowd in Nice

Dozens killed as lorry ploughs into crowd in Nice

At least 80 people are dead after a lorry ploughed into a crowd attending Bastille Day celebrations in the French city of Nice on Thursday night, in what is being investigated as a terror attack. Here are the main developments so far: At around 11pm local time lorry ploughed into a crowd of people in […]