Sunday, August 20, 2017

France Airport Shooting

In this image taken from video of CCTV footage provided to AP on the condition that its source not be revealed, suspected Islamic extremist Ziyed Ben Belgacem, center left, holds a soldier after grabbing her from behind at Paris’ Orly airport, Saturday, March 18, 2017. (CCTV via Mobile Phone via AP)

BY LORI HINNANT PARIS (AP) — Video of a suspected Islamic extremist at Paris’ Orly Airport shows a soldier caught by surprise when an attacker drops a shopping bag and grabs her from behind. The Associated Press has obtained security ...
French police forces stand outside Orly airport, south of Paris, Saturday, March, 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Kamil Zihnioglu)

PARIS (AP) — French officials were conducting an autopsy Sunday to determine whether a suspected Islamic extremist was drunk or high on drugs when he took a soldier hostage at Paris’ Orly Airport and was shot dead by her fellow ...
Police officers cordon off the access to the Orly airport, south of Paris, Saturday, March, 18, 2017. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

BY NICOLAS GARRIGA and JOHN LEICESTER ORLY, France (AP) — Soldiers at Paris’ busy Orly Aiport shot and killed a man who wrestled one of their colleagues to the ground and tried to steal her rifle Saturday, officials said. Thousands ...
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