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French police shoot hostage-taker
Police injure and capture man who took four hostages in southwestern city of Toulouse for "religious reasons".
Last updated: 20 Jun 2012 20:11 GMT
Man takes several hostages at French bank
Two of four hostages released in southwestern city of Toulouse by man who may be linked to al-Qaeda.
Last updated: 20 Jun 2012 15:34 GMT
Algerian Islamic leader opposes election
Al Jazeera interviews Ali Belhadj, the fiery leader who led anti-regime protests of the 1980s, as Algerians go to polls.
Last updated: 10 May 2012 11:29 GMT
Serial killer suspected behind France murders
"Maximum resources" to find perpetrator pledged following four similar killings since November in a Paris suburb.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2012 08:39 GMT
French gunman buried in Toulouse despite row
Mohammed Merah laid to rest in Muslim section of cemetery in Cornebarrieu neighbourhood despite protest by city's mayor.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2012 22:03 GMT
Sarkozy joins row over French gunman's burial
President says Mohammed Merah should be buried in France after Toulouse mayor and Algeria refuse body for funeral.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2012 16:45 GMT
French gunman's brother charged
Abdelkader Merah faces preliminary terrorism charges after he was quoted as being "proud" of attacks that killed eight.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2012 22:56 GMT
French PM defends handling of Toulouse gunman
Authorities reject allegations that intelligence failings allowed a known extremist to kill seven people.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2012 19:23 GMT
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