Berlin truck attack suspect killed in shootout in Milan

Berlin truck attack suspect killed in shootout in Milan

The suspect behind Monday’s Christmas market attack in Berlin has been killed in a shootout in Milan, Italy’s interior minister said Friday. Follow FRANCE 24’s live blog for all the latest developments. The suspect in the Berlin truck attack was killed in a shootout in a suburb of the northern Italian city of Milan on […]

Suspect in murders of Kurdish activists dies in Paris hospital

Suspect in murders of Kurdish activists dies in Paris hospital

A 34-year-old Turkish man suspected of killing three Kurdish activists, including one of the cofounders of the banned PKK, in Paris in January 2013 died Saturday morning in a Parisian hospital days before the start of his trial. Omer Güney, the only suspect in the 2013 killings of three female Kurdish activists in Paris in […]

US puts Paris, Brussels attack suspect on terror list

US puts Paris, Brussels attack suspect on terror list

The United States on Tuesday added three senior Islamic State (IS) group figures on its terror watch list, including a French national believed to have planned bloody attacks in Paris and Brussels. The US State Department named Abdelilah Himich, known under the nom de guerre Abu Suleiman Al-Faransi, as the founder of a 300-strong “European […]

Lawyers will not defend Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam any more

Lawyers will not defend Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam any more

Lawyers for the only surviving suspect in last November’s attack in Paris say they will no longer defend him because he refuses to speak. Frank Berton and Sven Mary said they’ve decided to stop representing Salah Abdeslam, who has chosen to remain silent in a protest against his prison conditions, including the 24-hour video surveillance […]

Germany bomb plot suspect handed over to police by fellow Syrians

Germany bomb plot suspect handed over to police by fellow Syrians

A Syrian man suspected of plotting a bomb attack was apprehended by three of his countrymen, who overpowered him, tied him up in their apartment, and then alerted police, authorities said on Monday. The overnight arrest of Jaber A. ended a nearly two-day nationwide search for the 22-year-old that German authorities launched after finding several […]

Police take Washington shooting suspect into custody

Police take Washington shooting suspect into custody

The gunman believed to have opened fire with a rifle at a Washington state mall, killing five people, was captured on Saturday one day after the attack, authorities said. Authorities identified the shooter as Arcan Cetin, 20, a resident of Oak Harbor, Washington. Police said he was taken into custody without incident in Oak Harbor, […]

New York attack suspect Rahami charged over bombings

New York attack suspect Rahami charged over bombings

  The United States on Tuesday charged an Afghan-born US suspect on multiple terror counts in connection with bomb attacks in New York and New Jersey and other planted devices.   in Manhattan’s Chelsea neighborhood and along the route of a US Marine Corps run in New Jersey, which aborted the race. The 13-page indictment […]

New York and New Jersey bombing suspect arrested after shootout

New York and New Jersey bombing suspect arrested after shootout

An Afghan immigrant wanted in the bombings that rocked a New York City neighbourhood and a New Jersey town was captured Monday after being wounded in a gun battle with police, authorities said. Ahmad Khan Rahami, 28, appeared conscious, his upper right arm bandaged and bloodied, as he was loaded into an ambulance in Linden. […]

Canadian police kill suspect after terror tip

Canadian police kill suspect after terror tip

Canadian police killed a man on Wednesday, national television news channels reported, after the police said they had identified a suspect after receiving “credible information of a potential terrorist threat”. The suspect was killed during a police raid in a small Ontario town, CTV News and CBC News reported. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) […]

Dallas shooting suspect ‘served in Afghanistan’

Dallas shooting suspect ‘served in Afghanistan’

A black US Army reservist who served in Afghanistan and said he wanted to “kill white people” took part in an attack in which five police officers were killed at a protest decrying police shootings of black men, officials said Friday. Seven other police officers and two civilians were wounded in the ambush in downtown […]

US trial: Pakistani says he ‘posed as a woman’ to meet women, not plot terror

US trial: Pakistani says he ‘posed as a woman’ to meet women, not plot terror

NEW YORK: A Pakistani man on trial in the US for planning to bomb a British shopping center testified on Thursday he was exaggerating his prowess with women in online chats and emails he sent mentioning potential wedding dates and a bride, denying the communiqués were coded to disguise an Al Qaeda plot. Abid Naseer, […]