Toulouse

Zlatan Ibrahimović Warned Over 'Gun' Gesture Aimed At Toulouse Bench

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK Sport

Paris Saint-Germain forward Zlatan Ibrahimović has escaped with a warning for pretending to aim a gun at the Toulouse bench last month. The Swedis...

'Al-Qaeda' Terrorist Hostage Taker In Police Custody

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.06.2012 | UK

The harrowing ordeal of four people taken hostage in a bank in Toulouse is over after the man claiming links with Al-Qaeda who held them at gun point ...

'Al-Qaeda' Terrorist Takes Hostages In Toulouse Bank

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.06.2012 | UK

Four people have reportedly been taken hostage by a man claiming to be linked to Al-Qaeda in a bank in Toulouse. The BBC reports the director of th...

'In The Name Of The Republic': Sarkozy's Plea To TV Over Merah Footage

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 27.03.2012 | UK

President Sarkozy has called on TV stations not to broadcast footage of the attacks by Mohammed Merah that the killer sent out to the media. Speaki...

Toulouse Killer Sent Murder Videos To Al Jazeera

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.05.2012 | UK

The gunman who killed seven people in south-west France in a series of shootings sent a video of the murders to media before being shot dead by police...

Toulouse Killer Sent Murder Videos To Al Jazeera

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.05.2012 | UK

The gunman who killed seven people in south-west France in a series of shootings sent a video of the murders to media before being shot dead by police...

Brother Of Toulouse Gunman 'Charged With Complicity', Reports Say

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.03.2012 | UK

The brother of Mohammed Merah, the gunman who killed seven people, including three children in a series of attacks in south-west France, has been char...

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...

'Electorate Should Not Be Influenced by Toulouse'

Sunder Katwala | Posted 22.05.2012 | UK Politics
Sunder Katwala

The terrible racist murder of schoolchildren in Toulouse has shocked France. With just five weeks to go, speculation has immediately begun about how the shootings will affect the French Presidential election.

'We Had To Get Him In The End': Merah Shot In The Head By Police

Posted 22.03.2012 | UK

Mohammed Merah was shot in the head by a police sniper as he attempted to flee through a window, anti-terrorist prosecutors said on Thursday. Durin...

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...

Baroness Ashton and Toulouse

Alan Johnson | Posted 21.05.2012 | UK Politics
Alan Johnson

Baroness Ashton did not explicitly compare the actions of the IDF to those of the killers in Toulouse. She seemed to be grasping for some more general point about the tragedy of young people dying, even adding the deaths of young people in a tragic coach accident in to the equation. But there are dangerous inferences that could be drawn.

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...

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...

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.