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John Irish

Insight: Europe's patience with Iran wears thin, tiptoes towards Trump

19 Jan 2019

BRUSSELS/PARIS In Tehran on Jan. 8 during a meeting with European envoys, Iranian officials abruptly stood up, walked out and slammed the door in an extraordinary break with protocol.

New passage to Britain as Iranian migrants use boats to cross Channel

16 Jan 2019

CALAIS, France Mohamed's first attempt to reach Britain's southern shores in December foundered because the outboard engine was not powerful enough to propel the boat carrying him and half a dozen other Iranian migrants through the choppy English Channel.

France says Islamic State not defeated, troops to remain in Syria

20 Dec 2018

PARIS France will keep troops in northern Syria for now because Islamic State militants have not been wiped out, contrary to the U.S. view, and has started talks with the United States on the conditions and calendar of its withdrawal, officials said.

In Syrien positionieren sich Akteure nach US-Abzug neu

20 Dec 2018

Beirut/Istanbul/Paris Nach dem angekündigten Rückzug der USA aus Syrien werden die Karten in der Region neu gemischt.

Main suspect in Strasbourg attack killed in gun battle with police - officials

14 Dec 2018

STRASBOURG/PARIS The suspected gunman who killed three people at a Christmas market in the French city of Strasbourg was shot dead on Thursday in a brief gun battle with police after being on the run for 48 hours, police sources said. | Video

CORRECTED-France ready to take Strasbourg suspect dead or alive, says government spokesman

13 Dec 2018

STRASBOURG, France, Dec 13 Hundreds of police scoured eastern France on Thursday for a fugitive gunman behind a deadly Strasbourg Christmas market attack that left two people dead and six others fighting for their lives.

Police hunt across eastern France for Strasbourg Christmas market attacker

13 Dec 2018

STRASBOURG, France Police searched through eastern France on Wednesday for a man suspected of killing at least two people in a gun attack on a Christmas market in Strasbourg and who was known to have been religiously radicalised while in jail. | Video

To neighbours, suspect in French market killings seemed just a local boy

12 Dec 2018

STRASBOURG, France The fugitive Strasbourg man suspected of shooting and knifing people as he shouted "Allahu Akbar" at the French city's Christmas market is a criminal who turned radical Islamist in jail, officials say.

'We thought it was a joke' - Strasbourg stunned by attack

12 Dec 2018

STRASBOURG, France Armed police patrolled the streets and manned checkpoints; shops and restaurants stayed shuttered, and residents laid tributes as Strasbourg recoiled on Wednesday from the deadly shooting at a Christmas market.

To neighbours, suspect in French market killings seemed just a local boy

12 Dec 2018

STRASBOURG, France The fugitive Strasbourg man suspected of shooting and knifing people as he shouted "Allahu Akbar" at the French city's Christmas market is a criminal who turned radical Islamist in jail, officials say.

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