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Johanna Decorse

Clashes erupt in yellow vest protests as Macron prepares policy response

13 Apr 2019

TOULOUSE Yellow vest demonstrators clashed with riot police in the French city of Toulouse on Saturday, even as President Emmanuel Macron prepared a series of policy announcements aimed at quelling 22 consecutive weekends of anti-government protests.

Few turn out for French 'yellow vest' protests, driver dies at road block

22 Dec 2018

TOULOUSE/PARIS, France France's anti-government "yellow vest" protest was losing steam on Saturday but caused traffic disruption through road blocks across the country, leading to the death of a 10th person since the start of the movement last month. | Video

Islamist gunman attacks French supermarket, kills three

24 Mar 2018

TREBES, France A gunman killed three people in southwestern France on Friday as he held up a car, fired on police and seized hostages in a supermarket, screaming "Allahu Akbar" before security forces stormed the building and killed him, authorities said. | Video

France supermarket attacker pledged to 'die for Syria'

24 Mar 2018

CARCASSONNE, France Just hours before killing three people and terrorising shoppers in a supermarket in southern France, 25-year old Redouane Lakdim took his younger sister to school, French media said, leaving his family's flat outside Carcassonne's medieaval city walls.

France supermarket attacker pledged to "die for Syria"

23 Mar 2018

CARCASSONNE, France Just hours before killing three people and terrorizing shoppers in a supermarket in southern France, 25-year old Redouane Lakdim took his younger sister to school, French media said, leaving his family's flat outside Carcassonne's medieval city walls.

French gendarme fighting for his life after trading places with hostage

23 Mar 2018

TREBES, France French officials hailed the bravery of a gendarme who was severely wounded after swapping himself for a hostage held by a gunman during a deadly siege of a supermarket.

French gendarme fighting for his life after trading places with hostage

23 Mar 2018

TREBES, France French officials hailed the bravery of a gendarme who was severely wounded after swapping himself for a hostage held by a gunman during a deadly siege of a supermarket.

French supermarket hostages dodge attacker, hide in cold store

23 Mar 2018

TREBES, France Christian Guibbert described how he walked into the middle of a hostage-taking at his local supermarket on Friday and escaped only after the attacker yelling "God is greatest" in Arabic lunged at him with a knife.

French supermarket hostages dodge attacker, hide in cold store

23 Mar 2018

TREBES, France Christian Guibbert described how he walked into the middle of a hostage-taking at his local supermarket on Friday and escaped only after the attacker yelling "God is greatest" in Arabic lunged at him with a knife.

French supermarket hostages dodge attacker, hide in cold store

23 Mar 2018

TREBES, France Christian Guibbert described how he walked into the middle of a hostage-taking at his local supermarket on Friday and escaped only after the attacker yelling "God is greatest" in Arabic lunged at him with a knife.

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