French police target Islamist networks after teacher's beheading

French police target Islamist networks after teacher's beheading

French police on Monday launched a series of raids targeting Islamist networks three days after the beheading of a history teacher who had shown his pupils a cartoon of the Prophet Mohammed.

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France to probe dozens of hate groups after teacher's beheading , says interior minister

France to probe dozens of hate groups after teacher's beheading , says interior minister

Paris [France], October 19 (ANI): The French security forces are set to carry out "numerous probes" into online hate and radical Islam groups in wake of the beheading of a teacher by a teenager, Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin said on Monday.

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French police operations underway after beheading of teacher

French police operations underway after beheading of teacher

PARIS (AP) — France's interior minister said Monday that police operations are underway into dozens of people who allegedly issued messages of support for the attacker after the beheading of a history teacher near Paris. Gerald Darmanin said on French ...

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French coronavirus curfew produces eerie quiet on streets of Paris

French coronavirus curfew produces eerie quiet on streets of Paris

The streets of Paris and eight other French cities were deserted on Saturday night on the first day of the government-imposed curfew for coronavirus.

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French police operations underway after beheading of teacher

French police operations underway after beheading of teacher

PARIS (AP) -- France's interior minister said Monday that police operations are underway into dozens of people who allegedly issued messages of suppor.

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French police operations underway after beheading of teacher

French police operations underway after beheading of teacher

PARIS (AP) — France's interior minister said Monday that police operations are underway into dozens of people who allegedly issued messages of support for the attacker after the beheading of a history teacher near Paris. Gerald Darmanin said on French ...

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French police operations under way after beheading of teacher

French police operations under way after beheading of teacher

Police operations are under way into dozens of people who allegedly issued messages of support for the attacker after the beheading of a history teacher near Paris, the French interior minister has said. Gerald Darmanin told radio station Europe 1 that at ...

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French police raid Islamist groups after teacher's beheading

French police raid Islamist groups after teacher's beheading

PARIS: French police on Monday raided the homes of dozens of suspected Islamist militants three days after the beheading of a teacher who had shown his pupils cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed, the interior minister said.

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France To Expel 231 Radicalized Foreigners In A Sweeping Crackdown Two Days After An Islamist Brutally Beheaded ...

France To Expel 231 Radicalized Foreigners In A Sweeping Crackdown Two Days After An Islamist Brutally Beheaded ...

French President Emmanuel Macron had denounced the act as an “Islamist terrorist attack” and urged the nation to stand united against extremism. France defines extremists as “people who, engaged in a process of radicalisation ...

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French police raid homes in online Islamist crackdown after teacher's killing

French police raid homes in online Islamist crackdown after teacher's killing

French police have raided the homes of dozens of Islamist activists active on social networks three days after the beheading of a teacher who showed his pupils cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed, France's interior minister said Monday. French Interior ...

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French police operations underway after beheading of teacher

French police operations underway after beheading of teacher

PARIS (AP) — France's interior minister said Monday that police operations are underway into dozens of people who allegedly issued messages of support for the attacker after the beheading of.

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French police raid militant groups after teacher's beheading

French police raid militant groups after teacher's beheading

French police raided the homes Monday of dozens of suspected militants three days after the beheading of a teacher who had shown his pupils cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed, the interior minister said.

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The empty rhetoric of 'je suis Samuel'

The empty rhetoric of 'je suis Samuel'

The mother of my daughter didn't attend yesterday's rally in Paris to honour the memory of Samuel Paty, the teacher beheaded in a street in the north-west of the French capital last Friday. A teacher herself in a state school in Seine-Saint-Denis in the north of ...

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'You do not scare us. We are not afraid': France rallies after beheading of teacher

'You do not scare us. We are not afraid': France rallies after beheading of teacher

Paris: Tens of thousands of people rallied in Paris and cities across France in solidarity with a teacher beheaded for showing pupils cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed, as President Emmanuel Macron promised swift action against online extremism.

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French teacher's killing sparks police ops

French teacher's killing sparks police ops

More police operations are under way over the killing of a French teacher by a suspected Islamist, French Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin says. French histo...

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More Police Operations Underway Over Killing of French Teacher: Minister

More Police Operations Underway Over Killing of French Teacher: Minister

FILE PHOTO: A girl holds a banner with a picture of Samuel Paty, the French teacher who was beheaded on the streets of the Paris suburb of Conflans St Honorine, during a tribute at the Place de la Republique, in Lille, France, October 18, 2020.

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'We are not afraid': France rallies after beheading of teacher

'We are not afraid': France rallies after beheading of teacher

Paris, France, Oct 17 - Tens of thousands of people rallied in Paris and cities across France in solidarity with a teacher beheaded for showing pupils - Kenya breaking news | Kenya news today | Capitalfm.co.ke.

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Tens of thousands rally in France to honor beheaded teacher

Tens of thousands rally in France to honor beheaded teacher

PARIS - Tens of thousands of French people joined in marches throughout the country on Sunday to pay tribute to Samuel Paty, a teacher who was decapitated in a terrorist attack two days ago. In an exceptional way, a ban on gatherings of more than 10 ...

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Terrorist posted grisly photo online after beheading teacher

Terrorist posted grisly photo online after beheading teacher

The teenager who beheaded a teacher outside a Paris school posted a horrifying photo online after the attack.

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'We are not afraid': France rallies after beheading of teacher

'We are not afraid': France rallies after beheading of teacher

'Everyone is in danger today,' says student Valentine Mule, 18, attending the Nice rally. 'Things have to change.'

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France's prime minister joins mass demonstrations over beheading of teacher Samuel Paty

France's prime minister joins mass demonstrations over beheading of teacher Samuel Paty

France's prime minister joined demonstrators on Sunday who rallied together across the country in tribute to a history teacher who was beheaded near Paris after discussing caricatures of Islam's Prophet Muhammad with his class. The demonstrations came ...

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'We are not afraid': Rallies across France after beheading of schoolteacher

'We are not afraid': Rallies across France after beheading of schoolteacher

Thousands have taken to the streets in France to pay tribute to Samuel Paty, the teacher who was beheaded near Paris in an incident that shocked the country.

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French Authorities Arrest 11 After History Teacher Beheading

French Authorities Arrest 11 After History Teacher Beheading

A teacher in France was beheaded after showing caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad in his class.

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Paris terrorist filmed teacher beheading and shared with ISIS followers as thousands honour victim at free speech demo

Paris terrorist filmed teacher beheading and shared with ISIS followers as thousands honour victim at free speech demo

THOUSANDS today paid tribute to the teacher beheaded by a terrorist in Paris - who filmed the brutal killing and shared his footage with ISIS followers. Aboulakh Anzorov, 18, was shot dead by police shortly after killing teacher Samuel Paty in a northern ...

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France to rally in solidarity, defiance after beheading of teacher

France to rally in solidarity, defiance after beheading of teacher

Rallies in dozens of cities across France were expected Sunday in a show of solidarity and defiance following the decapitation of a teacher outside his school for showing pupils cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed.

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France to rally in solidarity, defiance after beheading of teacher

France to rally in solidarity, defiance after beheading of teacher

PARIS: Rallies in dozens of cities across France were expected on Sunday (Oct 18) in a show of solidarity and defiance following the decapitation ...

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Teenager of Chechen origin suspected of decapitating teacher in 'Islamist attack' in Paris suburb

Teenager of Chechen origin suspected of decapitating teacher in 'Islamist attack' in Paris suburb

The teacher was murdered "for teaching a class that had to do with one of the pillars of democracy — freedom of expression," according to the French education minister.

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Teenager asked pupils to identify French teacher before beheading him

Teenager asked pupils to identify French teacher before beheading him

Paris: The teenager who beheaded a teacher outside the school in a Paris suburb where he taught had approached pupils in the street and asked them to point out his victim, anti-terrorism prosecutor Jean-Francois Ricard said on Saturday. Police shot dead ...

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Beheaded France teacher had been target of threats

Beheaded France teacher had been target of threats

A history teacher beheaded in a Paris suburb on Friday had been the target of online threats for showing pupils cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed in class, France's anti-terror prosecutor said on Saturday. The father of a schoolgirl had sought 47-year-old ...

2 days ago

9 People Detained Over Beheading Of Teacher In Paris Suburb

9 People Detained Over Beheading Of Teacher In Paris Suburb

Officials in France say they've detained nine people in connection to the brutal beheading of a teacher who had allegedly shown caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad during a civic lessons. Police say the teacher was near his school in the Paris suburb of ...

2 days ago

Message claiming beheading of French teacher posted on attacker's Twitter handle

Message claiming beheading of French teacher posted on attacker's Twitter handle

The 18-year-old who beheaded a teacher outside the school in a Paris suburb where he taught had approached pupils in the street and asked them to point out his victim, anti-terrorism prosecutor Jean-Francois Ricard said on Saturday.

2 days ago

Chechen teen killed by police named as suspect in teacher's beheading in France

Chechen teen killed by police named as suspect in teacher's beheading in France

A suspect shot dead by police after the beheading of a history teacher near Paris was an 18-year-old Chechen refugee unknown to intelligence services who posted a grisly claim of responsibility on social media minutes after the attack, officials said Saturday.

2 days ago

Suspect in French teacher's beheading was Chechen teen, police say

Suspect in French teacher's beheading was Chechen teen, police say

French authorities say a suspect shot dead by police after the beheading of a history teacher near Paris was an 18-year-old Chechen refugee unknown to intelligence services who posted a grisly claim of responsibility on social media minutes after the attack.

2 days ago

Nine People Detained Over Beheading Of Teacher In Paris Suburb

Nine People Detained Over Beheading Of Teacher In Paris Suburb

Authorities say an 18-year-old Chechen refugee attacked the teacher after a lesson in which caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad were shown. Among those arrested were members of the attacker's family.

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First picture of teacher beheaded after showing class cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad

First picture of teacher beheaded after showing class cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad

The teacher decapitated in the street near a middle school in Paris has been pictured and named as Samuel Paty, 47.

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French authorities detain 9 in connection with teacher's beheading

French authorities detain 9 in connection with teacher's beheading

Detained include parents of students who complained about teacher's use of caricatures of the Prophet.

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Paris terror attacker asked kids to point out teacher who showed Charlie Hebdo Mohammed cartoons before ...

Paris terror attacker asked kids to point out teacher who showed Charlie Hebdo Mohammed cartoons before ...

A TERRORIST asked pupils to point out a teacher who showed Prophet Mohammed cartoons in class before beheading him in the street. History and geography teacher Samuel Paty, 47, previously received death threats for producing the images in a lesson ...

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Murdered French teacher didn't show cartoons to provoke, parent says

Murdered French teacher didn't show cartoons to provoke, parent says

Samuel Paty was beheaded by a teenager in a Paris suburb Friday, having shown his class cartoons of the prophet Mohammed, in what is being probed as an Islamist terror attack.

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Nine held in France after Islamist beheads teacher

Nine held in France after Islamist beheads teacher

French police have detained nine people after a Chechen Muslim decapitated a history teacher near Paris on Friday for having shown his pupils satirical cartoons depicting the Prophet Mohammed in a lesson about freedom of speech. The ...

2 days ago

Suspect Stalked French School Before Beheading Teacher, Officials Say

Suspect Stalked French School Before Beheading Teacher, Officials Say

The suspect, a Russian immigrant, was angered by a classroom display of caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad and sought help identifying the teacher involved.

2 days ago

Nine arrested over France teacher beheading

Nine arrested over France teacher beheading

CONFLANS-SAINTE-HONORINE, France: French police have arrested nine people over the beheading of a teacher near his school in a Paris suburb, a judicial source said on Saturday, in what President Emmanuel Macron labelled an Islamist terror attack.

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Teacher beheaded in Paris after showing his class cartoons of Prophet Muhammad

Teacher beheaded in Paris after showing his class cartoons of Prophet Muhammad

A suspect shot dead by police after the gruesome beheading of a history teacher in an attack near Paris Friday was an 18-year-old Chechen, police said. France's anti-terrorism prosecutor's office said that authorities investigating the horrific killing of the man ...

2 days ago

French teacher beheaded after showing images of Prophet Muhammad; suspect was Chechen teen

French teacher beheaded after showing images of Prophet Muhammad; suspect was Chechen teen

PARIS — A suspect shot dead by police after the gruesome beheading of a history teacher in an attack near Paris was an 18-year-old Moscow-born Chechen refugee, officials said Saturday. France's anti-terrorism prosecutor's office said authorities ...

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Suspect in teacher's beheading in France was Chechen teen

Suspect in teacher's beheading in France was Chechen teen

Samuel Paty had discussed caricatures of Islam's Prophet Muhammad with his class, leading to threats and a complaint from a parent, police officials say. Email icon; Facebook icon; Twitter icon; Linkedin icon; Flipboard icon. Print icon; Resize icon ...

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Decapitated French teacher warned not to show Prophet Muhammad images before 'Islamist' attack

Decapitated French teacher warned not to show Prophet Muhammad images before 'Islamist' attack

A teacher in France was warned not to show caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad, days before he was decapitated in what Emmanuel Macron called an 'Islamist attack.'

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Suspect in teacher's beheading in France was Chechen teen

Suspect in teacher's beheading in France was Chechen teen

PARIS (AP) — A suspect shot dead by police after the gruesome beheading of a history teacher in an attack near Paris was an 18-year-old Moscow-born Chechen refugee, officials said...

2 days ago

Teenager of Chechen origin suspected of decapitating teacher in 'Islamist attack' in Paris suburb

Teenager of Chechen origin suspected of decapitating teacher in 'Islamist attack' in Paris suburb

An 18-year-old man of Chechen origin has been identified as the suspect in Friday's beheading of a schoolteacher in a suburb of Paris, a French judicial source told CNN Saturday.

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France teacher had received 'days of threats' before his brutal killing

France teacher had received 'days of threats' before his brutal killing

Parents complained after the teacher at the French school used Prophet Muhammad cartoons in class.

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UPDATE: Chechen suspected of beheading French teacher in 'terror attack'

UPDATE: Chechen suspected of beheading French teacher in 'terror attack'

The man suspected of beheading a French teacher who showed his students cartoons of the prophet Mohammed was an 18-year-old Chechen, a source said Saturday, in what President Emmanuel Macron called an "Islamist terror attack".

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Suspect in French Teacher's Beheading a Chechen Teen; Couple Who Objected to Prophet Cartoon Among 9 Arrested

Suspect in French Teacher's Beheading a Chechen Teen; Couple Who Objected to Prophet Cartoon Among 9 Arrested

Police said the victim was a history teacher who recently showed cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed as part of a class discussion on freedom of expression that had prompted complaints from some parents.

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Parents of Student Arrested After Teacher Beheaded for Showing Anti-Muslim Cartoon

Parents of Student Arrested After Teacher Beheaded for Showing Anti-Muslim Cartoon

The teacher had apparently shown caricatures of the prophet Muhammad to his students as part of a discussion on freedom of expression.

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Teacher beheaded in France after showing Mohammed cartoons

Teacher beheaded in France after showing Mohammed cartoons

A French teacher who had recently shown students cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed was beheaded outside his school.

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Suspect in teacher's assault in France was Chechen teen

Suspect in teacher's assault in France was Chechen teen

PARIS: A suspect shot dead by police after the decapitation of a history teacher in an attack near Paris Friday was an 18-year-old Chechen, police said. France's anti-terrorism prosecutor's office said that authorities investigating the horrific killing of the man in ...

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Paris decapitation: What we know about the attack

Paris decapitation: What we know about the attack

A history and geography teacher, who had shown his pupils caricatures of Mohammed, was beheaded near a secondary school on Friday, October 16, in a suburb of Paris. France President Emmanuel Macron, describing it as an “Islamic terrorist attack”, said: ...

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French Teacher Beheaded After He Showed Students Cartoons Depicting The Prophet Mohammed

French Teacher Beheaded After He Showed Students Cartoons Depicting The Prophet Mohammed

An 18-year-old assailant was shot dead by police as they tried to arrest him.

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Macron condemns 'Islamic terrorist' killing of teacher

Macron condemns 'Islamic terrorist' killing of teacher

A French teacher, who had recently shown students cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed, was beheaded outside his school in Paris yesterday, in what President Emmanuel Macron called an "Islamist terrorist attack".

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France: Teacher decapitated, suspect shot dead by police

France: Teacher decapitated, suspect shot dead by police

Police official says the teacher opened a discussion with students on caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad.

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French teacher beheaded for showing caricatures of Prophet Muhammad, attacker shot dead

French teacher beheaded for showing caricatures of Prophet Muhammad, attacker shot dead

French President Emmanuel Macron called the incident an 'Islamist attack', urging citizens to stand up against extremism.

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Grisly beheading of teacher in terror attack rattles France

Grisly beheading of teacher in terror attack rattles France

French President Emmanuel Macron denounced what he called an “Islamist terrorist attack” and urged the nation to stand united against extremism. The teacher had discussed caricatures of Islam's Prophet Muhammad with his class, authorities said.

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Teacher beheaded in France after showing Mohammed cartoons

Teacher beheaded in France after showing Mohammed cartoons

A French teacher who had recently shown students cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed was beheaded outside his school on Friday, in what President Emmanuel Macron called an “Islamist terrorist attack”. The assailant, whose identity has not been ...

3 days ago

Killer who decapitated teacher 'over Muhammad cartoon' 'posted horror pic of victim'

Killer who decapitated teacher 'over Muhammad cartoon' 'posted horror pic of victim'

A 47-year-old history teacher in Paris who had shown pupils a Charlie Hebdo caricature of the Muslim prophet was murdered in a brutal terror attack.

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France: Teacher beheaded in Paris; President Macron calls it 'Islamist terrorist attack'

France: Teacher beheaded in Paris; President Macron calls it 'Islamist terrorist attack'

The teacher had discussed caricatures of Islam's Prophet Muhammad with his class, authorities said. The suspected attacker was shot and killed by police.

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Teacher beheaded near Paris after showing class images of Mohammed

Teacher beheaded near Paris after showing class images of Mohammed

France's anti-terror prosecutor investigates a knife attack against a teacher who police say showed his students cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed, which are considered by Muslims to be blasphemous.

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French president denounces fatal 'Islamist terrorist attack' on Paris street

French president denounces fatal 'Islamist terrorist attack' on Paris street

A man was stabbed to death in a Paris street on Friday and police have shot the suspected killer dead, a police official said.

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Paris teacher murder: Blasphemy can shock, but is legal, says head of teacher's union

Paris teacher murder: Blasphemy can shock, but is legal, says head of teacher's union

The teacher had asked pupils who were Muslim to raise their hands and invited them to leave, advising them he would be showing a caricature of Mohammad that might cause offence, said a parent.

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Teacher beheaded in France after showing class cartoons of Prophet Muhammed

Teacher beheaded in France after showing class cartoons of Prophet Muhammed

PARIS, Oct 17 — A French teacher who had recently shown students cartoons of the Prophet Muhammed was beheaded outside his school yesterday, in what President Emmanuel Macron called an “Islamist terrorist attack.” The assailant, whose identity has ...

3 days ago

France's Macron decries slaying of history teacher

France's Macron decries slaying of history teacher

French President Emmanuel Macron denounced what he called an "Islamist terrorist attack" against a history teacher, urging the nation to stand united.

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For a teacher in France, a civics class was followed by a gruesome death

For a teacher in France, a civics class was followed by a gruesome death

The middle school teacher knifed to death on the street of a Paris suburb on Friday showed his teenage students a cartoon lampooning the Prophet Mohammad as part of a class on freedom of expression earlier this month, parents said.

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French Teacher's Decapitation Investigated as Terrorist Attack

French Teacher's Decapitation Investigated as Terrorist Attack

Police shot and killed a suspected assailant after he attacked the teacher with a knife in a suburb west of Paris.

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French teacher decapitated after showing cartoons of Prophet Mohammed

French teacher decapitated after showing cartoons of Prophet Mohammed

PARIS: An assailant on Friday decapitated a history teacher in France who had recently shown cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed in class, police said. The attacker, whose identity has not been established, was shot ...

3 days ago

Teacher knifed to death in France after showing class cartoons of Prophet Mohammad

Teacher knifed to death in France after showing class cartoons of Prophet Mohammad

PARIS (Reuters) - A middle school history teacher in France was knifed to death near the school where earlier this month he had shown his pupils cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad, considered blasphemous by Muslims, French officials said on Friday.

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Teacher killed in France after showing class caricatures of Muhammad

Teacher killed in France after showing class caricatures of Muhammad

Terror inquiry launched as police kill 18-year-old suspect who decapitated teacher outside school in Paris suburb.

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