5 articles tagged "France on terror alert"
Terror strikes London 11 years after July bombings
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report August 4, 2016

A woman in her 60s was knifed to death Wednesday night, July 3, in a rampage in London’s Russell Square by a 19-year old man, who injured another six people before police brought him down with a Taser gun. 

EgyptAir flight blown up by ISIS time bomb
DEBKAfile Exclusive Analysis May 19, 2016

According reports on social media, witnesses in Greece saw the Egyptian airplane suddenly turn into a ball of fire in the sky. These reports may strengthen the assumption that a time bomb, set to explode when the plane was in Egyptian airspace, had been planted on flight MS804 from Paris.

Outside US-owned Air Products factory attacked by Islamists
ISIS plants decapitated body in attack on US-owned French factory
DEBKAfile Special Report June 26, 2015

The French police have detained several suspects after one or two men waving Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) flags rammed a car triggering a large explosion into an American-owned liquid gas factory near the southern French city of Grenoble Friday, June 26. One person was killed and two injured. A decapitated body covered in Arabic writing was left in the factory and a severed head hung on the railings outside.Th attacker arrested with several accomplices was named as Yassin Sahli. Security has been tightened across France. 

Cherif Kouachi, 32, (L) and his brother Said Kouachi, 34, (R)
Police officer killed in second terror attack in Paris. Elite French unit preparing operation
DEBKAfile Special Report January 8, 2015

A female police officer, one of two shot in the second terror attack in Paris, Thursday, Jan. 8, has died after being shot in the back in the Malakoff district, the third officer killed in two days. One shooter was caught; the second escaped. Elite French police unit are preparing for an operation. Also at large are the two Islamist brothers, Said and Cherif Kouachi, who murdered 12 people at the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo offices in Paris Wednesday. There are unconfirmed reports that they have been located in northern France.

Paris on high alert for terror attacks
France at center of high alert for Al Qaeda attacks
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report September 22, 2010

France's high level of preparedness for terror since Sept. 16 was quietly expanded this week to big international air and railway hubs in Europe following intelligence that North African al Qaeda had sent Algerian women on suicide missions.
French police and security commander Frederic Pechenard told the nation in a broadcast Wednesday: "We have serious evidence coming in from reliable intelligence sources telling us of a risk of a major attack."

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