Blood tests determine Paris airport attacker had taken drugs, alcohol

World Mar 20, 2017

Blood tests determine Paris airport attacker had taken drugs, alcohol

Blood tests determined Sunday that a suspected Islamic extremist consumed drugs and alcohol before a frenzied spree of violence that ended when he took a soldier hostage at Paris' Orly Airport and was shot dead by her fellow patrolmen. The Paris prosecutors' office said toxicology ...

France arrests 15-year-old boy for planning 'imminent' Paris attack

World Sep 12, 2016

France arrests 15-year-old boy for planning 'imminent' Paris attack

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested in Paris suspected of preparing imminent "violent action," two judicial sources said, the second alleged plot with links to the Islamic State group discovered in France over the last week. Last Sunday, a car loaded with gas cylinders was ...

Belgium holding six over links to foiled 2015 train attack

World Jun 21, 2016

Belgium holding six over links to foiled 2015 train attack

Six people were detained in connection with an attack last year on a Thalys express train to France that was foiled by three Americans, Belgian authorities said Monday. The Federal Prosecutor's Office said six houses in the greater Brussels area were searched in the operation ...