Toulouse Shooting

Toulouse City Square Evacuated Due To Suspect Package

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.05.2012 | UK

A Toulouse city square was evacuated due to a suspect package on Friday after a rally in support of the seven victims of murderer Mohammed Merah. A...

Toulouse Shootings: Police Operation 'Flawed'

Cosima Ungaro | Posted 23.03.2012 | UK

Presidential candidate Francois Hollande has criticised the French security forces for their "flawed" surveillance of Mohammed Merah, the gunman who m...

Sarkozy: Toulouse Gunman's Actions 'Had Nothing To Do With Islam'

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 22.03.2012 | UK

The Muslim faith has nothing to do with the terrorism France faced after a crazed gunman went on a series of shooting sprees, killing seven people, Ni...

Toulouse Shooting Suspect Dead After Gun Battle With Police

Posted 22.03.2012 | UK

Mohammed Merah, the suspect accused of killing four people at a Jewish school and three soldiers in south west France, has been found dead after a sus...

Terror Suspect 'Wants To Die With A Gun In His Hand'

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 22.03.2012 | UK

UPDATE: Sustained gunfire has been heard at the scene of the siege in Toulouse. Sky News reported police were in the apartment as the shots were heard...

Assault Underway On Apartment Of Toulouse Suspect Mohammed Merah

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.05.2012 | UK

French police have reportedly stormed the house of Mohammed Merah, the suspect in a series of shootings in the south-west region of France, which left...

Hate - The Evil Within

Lorna Fitzsimons | Posted 21.05.2012 | UK Politics
Lorna Fitzsimons

Hate crimes are crimes against all of us, as we could be victim. Hate is blind and we don't have the luxury of thinking that it doesn't affect us.

Toulouse Shootings Suspect 'Led Two Lives'

Huffington Post UK | Cosima Ungaro | Posted 22.03.2012 | UK

The suspected gunman at the centre of an armed stand-off with police in Toulouse appears to have led two very different lives. In one he was a quie...

He Was Sweet And Polite: Lawyer Of Suspected Gunman Shocked Over Toulouse Shootings

Cosima Ungaro | Posted 21.03.2012 | UK

The lawyer for Mohammed Merah, the man suspected of killing seven people during a series of shooting sprees in southern France, has spoken of his shoc...

Terrified Neighbours Of France Shooting Suspect 'Begged' To Be Evacuated

Huffington Post UK | Cosima Ungaro | Posted 22.03.2012 | UK

Terrified neighbours of suspected Toulouse gunman Mohammed Merah "begged" police to be evacuated during an armed stand-off after they were told to shu...

Minister Denies French Police Arrest Suspected Gunman After Armed Stand-Off

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK

LIVEBLOG: Click here to read the latest updates from the stand-off. A suspected gunman at the centre of a 13-hour stand-off with armed police outsi...

'The Entire Nation Mourns': Jerusalem Holds Funeral For Toulouse Shooting Victims

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 21.03.2012 | UK

Thousands of mourners are attending the funeral of the four victims of Monday's attack on a Jewish school in France. The bodies of Rabbi Jonathan S...

France Shooting Suspect Named By Police

Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 21.03.2012 | UK

A 24-year-old student of Algerian descent suspected of carrying out a series of shooting sprees in France that have killed seven people has been named...

Toulouse Shooting Suspect Surrounded By Police

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 21.03.2012 | UK

LIVEBLOG: Click here to read the latest updates from the stand-off. French police hunting a gunman suspected of killing seven people in a series of...

Gunman Claims al Qaida Links

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 21.03.2012 | Home

The suspect in France’s school and paratrooper shootings has claimed al Qaida connections, the French Interior Minister confirmed on Wednesday. T...

Did Norway Massacre Killer Anders Breivik Inspire Toulouse Gunman To Film Attacks?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 21.03.2012 | UK

A man who is believed to have filmed himself shooting dead four people outside a Jewish school in France may have been inspired to do so by the Norweg...

PICTURES: Public Grief At Ceremony For Jewish School Victims

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 20.03.2012 | UK

Mourners wept as they followed a hearse convoy containing the bodies of three children and a teacher shot down in an attack at a Jewish school in Toul...

'Neo-Nazi' Soldier 'Turns Himself In For Questioning' Over Toulouse Shooting

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK

A former soldier accused of being a neo-Nazi has reportedly turned himself in for questioning over the shootings that have shaken the French town of T...

Lessons to Learn From Toulouse

John Mann | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK Politics
John Mann

The attack earlier this week on schoolchildren in Toulouse was horrific. But for the last five years the All-Party Parliamentary Group Against Anti-semitism has warned that such an attack was depressingly predictable.

Toulouse Shooting: Police Hunt Dismissed Neo-Nazi Soldiers After Horrific Murders

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.05.2012 | UK

Police in France are hunting three former soldiers who were fired for joining a suspected neo-Nazi gang in connection with three shootings near Toulou...

Gunman 'Filmed' School Shooting, Witnesses Say

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 20.03.2012 | UK

A man who shot dead four people outside a Jewish school in France was seen wearing a video camera around his neck as he pumped bullets into a boy on a...

France Awash With Illegal Guns, Claims Expert

PA | Posted 19.05.2012 | UK

France is awash with illegal firearms transported into the country across porous European borders, it was claimed. While gun laws are strict, it is...

Toulouse Shooting: Hague Condemns "Appalling" Murders

Posted 19.03.2012 | UK

The fatal shootings of a rabbi and three children outside a French school have been condemned by the British government as an "appalling" act of calcu...

Motorcycle Killer On The Loose In France After Day Of 'National Tragedy'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK

French President Nicolas Sarkozy declared a day of "national tragedy" in France and schools and religious groups held services of solidarity after a g...

Parents Describe 'Vision Of Horror'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2012 | UK

Distraught parents and pupils have told of their horror following the school shooting in Toulouse, France, which has left at least four dead. A gu...