Nice, France

Attacks on Christians show hypocrisy of 'blasphemy' controversy -analysis

Why would being offended by a cartoon lead a man to attack a church?

French President Emmanuel Macron visits Lebanon, September 2020
French Dilemma

“President Macron faces a tough dilemma: stand firm and implement the measures he outlined with respect to radical Islamism in France, or reassess that policy," - int'l affairs expert.

Knife attack in French city of Nice
Six in custody over Nice church attack in France

The suspected attacker, a 21-year-old from Tunisia, was shot by police and is now in critical condition in a hospital.

By REUTERS
01/11/2020
A man lights a candle near the Notre Dame church in tribute to the victims of a deadly knife attack
Third suspect in Nice attack in custody; victims named

Two of the three victims in the attack have been named as Vincent Loquès and Simone Barreto Silva.

31/10/2020
Hezbollah leader Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah addresses his supporters during a public appearance at a re
Hezbollah's Nasrallah calls on France to back down over Muhammad cartoons

"You need to think about correcting this mistake," Nasrallah told France.

Reported knife attack in French city of Nice.
Who was the French attack victim who raised the alarm?

The picture on her Facebook profile had an image of Jesus Christ and the words, in French: "I am the one who loves you." She also posted prayers in Portuguese.

By REUTERS
30/10/2020
Thousands of Muslims protest over Macron remarks after France killings

In Pakistan, police fired tear gas at thousands of demonstrators marching towards the French Embassy in Islamabad, with some protesters trying to break through police barricades, witnesses said.

By REUTERS
30/10/2020
Knife attack in French city of Nice
Man in custody over alleged links to Nice knife attacker

The man suspected of carrying out the attack was a Tunisian, born in 1999, who had arrived in Europe on Sept. 20 in Lampedusa, the Italian island off Tunisia.

By REUTERS
30/10/2020
Police officers stand near Notre Dame church, where a knife attack took place, in Nice, France Octob
French Jewish leader: Islamists have declared war on France

Gil Taieb, the vice president of the CRIF umbrella group of French Jewish communities, made the comments Thursday in reference to the beheading of one woman and the fatal stabbing of two others.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
30/10/2020
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