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27/09/2014

French press review 27 September 2014

The national dailies covered Friday’s national tribute to french mountaineer Hervé Gourdel who was beheaded on Wednesday by Algerian militants with ties to the Islamic State armed ...
26/09/2014

French press review 26 September 2014

France’s war against the Islamic State armed group is everyone’s front-page story this morning as the press mourns the beheading of French mountain guide Hervé Gourdel by the ...
US Air Force F-15E Strike Eagles fly over northern Iraq after conducting airstrikes in Syria
26/09/2014 - France - Syria - Iraq - US

France continues Iraq jihadist air strikes after Algeria hiker’s murder

France has launched new air strikes in Iraq and promised more support for Syrian opposition forces fighting jihadist groups after the murder of French hiker Hervé Gourdel.
Algerian military vehicles near Ait Ouabane, where Hervé Gourdel was captured
25/09/2014 - France - Algeria - Mali - Niger - Côte d'Ivoire

Algeria tracks French hostage’s killers, Africans condemn jihadist murder

Algeria has mobilised 3,000 troops to find the body of murdered French hostage Hervé Gourdel and wipe out the Islamist armed group that killed him.

Paris Central Mosque
25/09/2014 - France

French Muslims to rally against terrorism after hostage murder

The Rector of Paris Central Mosque has called on “the Muslims of France and their friends” to attend a rally on Friday in condemnation of terrorism.

25/09/2014

French press review 25 September 2014

The murder of French mountain guide Hervé Gourdel by an Algerian jihadi groups is this morning's main story.
French citizen Hervé Gourdel who was murdered by Jund al-Khilafa
25/09/2014 - France - Syria - Iraq

France outraged by Algerian jihadists’ murder of French hiker, Iraq airstrikes continue

President François Hollande has called a crisis meeting of the French government on Thursday after the decapitation of French hostage Hervé Gourdel by Algerian jihadist, linked to the ...
An Islamic State armed group fighter
24/09/2014 - France - Syria - Iraq

France to continue air strikes in Iraq, Valls to MPs

France will continue air strikes against the Islamic State (IS) armed group until the Iraqi army has the upper hand, Prime Minister Manuel Valls told the French parliament on Wednesday.
Not laughing - French Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve.
24/09/2014 - France - Syria - Turkey

Red-faced French government promises inquiry into jihadist suspect gaffe

The French government has ordered an investigation into how three suspected jihadis managed to walk off a plane in Marseille without being detained, even though they had already been arrested in ...
24/09/2014

French press review 24 September 2014

For the second consecutive day the Islamic State (IS) armed group dominates the French front pages.

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