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  • Girl killed after car drives into pizzeria east of Paris

    08/14/2017 1:08:26 PM PDT · by rdl6989 · 28 replies
    Skynews.com ^ | August 14, 2017
    Not much more than a banner on the site yet. Another report said eight people have been injured at the pizzeria. Here we go again.
  • CAR ATTACK

    08/14/2017 2:54:32 PM PDT · by scooby321 · 23 replies
    The Sun ^ | 8/14/2017 | Mark Hodge and Peter Allen
    A 13-year-old has been tragically killed after a “suicidal” driver “deliberately” crashed his car into a busy pizzeria near Paris. Cops have arrested the suspect in the town of Sept-Sorts in Seine-et-Marne, east of the French capital, and at least 12 people have been left injured following the horrific smash, reports local media.
  • The suspect in car attack near Paris is an Algerian national

    08/10/2017 5:00:06 AM PDT · by RoosterRedux · 19 replies
    abcnews/AP ^ | sylvie corbet, associated press
    <p>The man suspected of ramming a BMW into a group of soldiers near Paris is a 37-year-old Algerian who was known to police as a suspect in minor crimes but not as someone with radical beliefs, police said Thursday.</p> <p>Hamou Benlatreche was living legally in France and had never been convicted of a crime, a police officer involved in the case told The Associated Press. He spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not allowed to speak about an ongoing investigation. Police have not disclosed a motive for the attack.</p>
  • Paris Attack: Police Hunt BMW Driver Who Mowed Down Six French Soldiers

    08/09/2017 4:56:33 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 21 replies
    Telegraph ^ | 08/09/17
    Car rams into soldiers near their barracks outside ParisVehicle took off after the incident, police sayLocal mayor says it was 'without a doubt a deliberate act'France has been in state of emergency since November 2015​ French police launched a manhunt on Wednesday after a car rammed into soldiers near their barracks outside Paris, injuring six people, two of them seriously. Police were scrambling to track down the vehicle, which took off after the incident described by local mayor Patrick Balkany as "without a doubt a deliberate act". Mayor of Levallois-Perret Patrick Balkany has said he saw a BMW drive...
  • Paris attack: Soldiers hit by car, police search for driver

    08/09/2017 4:08:22 AM PDT · by rightwingintelligentsia · 12 replies
    CNN ^ | August 9, 2017 | James Masters and Bryony Jones
    (CNN)Police in Paris are searching for a BMW car and its driver who rammed into a group of soldiers outside a barracks in a suburb northwest of Paris on Wednesday morning. France's counter-terror unit is investigating the attack, which left six soldiers injured, three seriously, according to Paris police. The soldiers' injuries are not life threatening. The attack happened at the Place de Verdun in Levallois-Perret around 8:00 a.m. local time. Levallois-Perret, a quiet and affluent neighborhood, is home to the headquarters of the DCRI, France's counter intelligence agency. "There was no doubt that this was a deliberate act," the...
  • 'Dodgy' greenhouse gas data threatens Paris accord

    08/07/2017 4:47:20 PM PDT · by Ennis85 · 14 replies
    BBC News ^ | 7th August 2017 | Matt McGrath
    Potent, climate warming gases are being emitted into the atmosphere but are not being recorded in official inventories, a BBC investigation has found. Air monitors in Switzerland have detected large quantities of one gas coming from a location in Italy. However, the Italian submission to the UN records just a tiny amount of the substance being emitted. Levels of some emissions from India and China are so uncertain that experts say their records are plus or minus 100%. These flaws posed a bigger threat to the Paris climate agreement than US President Donald Trump's intention to withdraw, researchers told BBC...
  • Trump Makes It Official, Tells The UN We’re Getting Out Of The Paris Accord

    08/06/2017 4:11:34 PM PDT · by bobsunshine · 91 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | August 5, 2017 | Tim Pearce
    The Trump administration notified the United Nations Friday that the U.S. intends to officially withdraw from the Paris climate accord, the Department of State announced. Following the procedure laid out in the agreement, the United States will withdraw “as soon as it is eligible to do so.” The earliest the U.S. can begin officially withdrawing from the accord is Nov. 4, 2019, under the terms of the Paris agreement. The notice to the UN is largely ceremonial, and the earliest a full withdrawal can be finalized is November 2020, one year after official proceedings have begun, The Hill reports. President...
  • Eiffel Tower Evacuated after Mauritanian Muslim Screams “ALLAHU AKBAR!”

    08/06/2017 7:28:27 AM PDT · by davikkm · 14 replies
    thegatewaypundit ^ | Adam Taxin
    Late last night, the Eiffel Tower was evacuated after a knife-wielding Mauritanian-born man shouted “Allahu Akbar” (an Arabic term meaning “Allah is greater [than your God or government]”) before trying to force his way past security. The man, presumably Muslim given what he chose to scream and given the fact that Mauritania is 100% Muslim, was arrested. No one was hurt in the incident. Police arrested the would-be-intruder at around 11.30pm, just half an hour before the tower stops admitting visitors.
  • Understanding Trump’s Comment to Madame Macron

    07/17/2017 6:13:04 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 47 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | July 17, 2017 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: All right, so here’s the story on Trump’s remark to the French first lady. It’s from the Reuters News Agency (they just despise Trump) and the headline is: “Australian Foreign Minister Criticizes Trump’s Remark to French First Lady — Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop on Sunday criticized comments by U.S. President Donald Trump on French first lady Brigitte Macron’s appearance. ‘You’re in such good shape,’ Trump was filmed on Thursday telling her during his first state visit to France.” Okay, now, what in the world is…? I mean, what is so wrong with, “You’re in such good shape”? What...
  • During Trump’s Paris Visit Migrant Suburbs Saw Scenes of ‘Intolerable Urban Violence’

    07/17/2017 2:32:14 PM PDT · by detective · 18 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 17 Jul 2017 | Virginia Hale
    Shortened title. Full title: During Trump’s Paris Visit Migrant Suburbs Saw 900 Cars Burned in Scenes of ‘Intolerable Urban Violence’ While U.S. President Donald Trump was on a visit to France for the national Bastille Day celebrations in Paris, clashes in the capital’s migrant-dominated suburbs saw 13 security force members wounded and 897 cars burned. The Interior Ministry said 368 people were placed in custody for riots and violence on the nights of 13 and 14 July  — scenes which have become a regular occurrence in multicultural urban neighborhoods of Paris at the start of Bastille Day celebrations each year.
  • Macron: My charm may have changed Trump's mind on climate change

    07/16/2017 5:45:28 PM PDT · by Hadean · 96 replies
    Fox News ^ | July 16, 2017
    French President Emmanuel Macron says he worked his charm on President Donald Trump during the U.S. leader's visit to Paris – so much so that he may have changed Trump’s mind on climate change. Trump and Macron -- who said his interaction with Trump was carefully calculated -- discussed their main point of contention: U.S. withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement. Macron told French news outlet Le Journal du Dimanche that Trump “listened” to him when the two discussed climate change, adding: “He understood the reason for my position, notably the link between climate change and terrorism.” The presidents spoke...
  • First Lady Melania Trump Visits Pediatric Hospital While in Paris (VIDEO)

    07/13/2017 2:01:40 PM PDT · by davikkm · 17 replies
    First Lady Melania Trump arrived in Paris alongside President Trump on Thursday and visited France’s largest pediatric hospital as her first engagement during the two-day visit. The massive Necker Hospital, founded in 1778, remains one of the oldest still-functioning hospitals in Paris. The hospital features a “large, multicolored totem sculpture” courtesy of American artist Keith Haring, which was delivered in 1987. Our beautiful First Lady looked absolutely stunning in red and showed class as she spoke French to the children in the hospital. Watch Melania meet with some of the hospital’s young patients below, via Fox News: .@FLOTUS visited a...
  • LIVE: President Trump Holds Joint News Conference with Macron

    07/13/2017 9:12:58 AM PDT · by JoeSeales · 40 replies
    Right Side Broadcasting Network ^ | 7/13/17 | Right Side Broadcasting Network
    LIVE STREAM: PRESIDENT TRUMP & FRENCH PRESIDENT MACRON NEWS CONFERENCE FROM PARIS 7/13/17 Live pre-show begins at 11:30 AM Eastern. RSBN live coverage featuring Steve Lookner.
  • First lady Melania Trump tour a children's hospital in the city center

    07/13/2017 6:16:53 AM PDT · by Hojczyk · 48 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | July 13,2017 | By Kelly Mclaughlin
    Some of the children's parents were in the room as Melania and the children gathered around a table topped with building blocks, books and toys. 'Hello! Bonjour! How are you?' Trump said as she entered the room. She then spoke to the children in French, one of the five languages she speaks. She is also fluent in Serbian, German, Italian and English. As reporters came into the room, Melania switched to English as an adult in the room translated for some of the French-speaking children. Sitting in an adult-sized chair at the table, Melania leafed through a coloring book for...
  • A Bankrupt City In A Bankrupt State Lands The Olympic Games

    07/13/2017 5:34:47 AM PDT · by EyesOfTX · 32 replies
    DB Daily Update ^ | 7.13.2017 | David Blackmon
    Take Paris first: Paris is sadly a city plagued by frequent, major Islamic terrorist attacks, and the city’s government has shown zero sign of being willing to do anything effective to truly resolve the issue. Worse, France’s open borders policy virtually ensures that this problem is going to only become worse as the years go on, as more and more immigrants enter the country from Islamic nations. Hosting an Olympic Games will require Paris to become a literal police state for a minimum of six weeks, and the cost of infrastructure and security-mandated improvements will be astronomical. Los Angeles may...
  • Paris to Build a ‘Wall’ Around Eiffel Tower as Terrorism Becomes Mundane in Europe

    06/30/2017 11:33:13 AM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 19 replies
    The Daily Signal ^ | June 28, 2017 | Jarrett Stepman
    Americans are still waiting for a border wall, but France is set to get a wall of their own by the end of the year. Unlike the American iteration, this barrier won’t be erected on the French border. It’s set to surround the Eiffel Tower to shield it from terrorist attacks. Last month, the Paris city council approved a $20 million bulletproof glass wall, just over 8 feet high, that will surround the iconic tower. In a country proudly obsessed with art and beauty, this will be an obnoxious eyesore and a reminder that war and violence is just a...
  • Man held after driving 4x4 into barriers protecting Paris mosque

    06/30/2017 8:37:25 AM PDT · by Olog-hai · 10 replies
    TheLocal.fr ^ | 30 June 2017 08:46 CEST+02:00 | AFP
    A man was arrested after he drove his vehicle into barriers protecting a mosque in the Paris suburbs Thursday, police said, with Muslim officials describing the incident as an “attempted attack”. The 4×4 vehicle “struck pillars and barriers in place to protect the mosque of Creteil”, in the southeast of the capital, before speeding off and crashing into a traffic island, police said. No-one was injured. The driver, who was also the owner of the vehicle, fled but was arrested “without incident” at his home shortly afterwards, police added. A search was conducted Thursday night at the driver’s home, a...
  • Paris residents kept awake by mosque loudspeakers

    06/29/2017 2:04:43 PM PDT · by ColdOne · 24 replies
    jihadwatch.com ^ | 6/29/17 | Robert Spencer
    The President of the Union of Seine-et-Marne Muslims, Boudjema Hammache, said: “It is a duty to show respect and appeasement to others.” Hammache no doubt believes that only non-Muslims have such a duty. When in Muslim countries, one must conform one’s behavior to suit Muslim sensibilities. And when in non-Muslim countries, one must conform one’s behavior to suit Muslim sensibilities
  • Paris gets an app warning people if they are in a 'no-go' zone

    06/29/2017 8:39:44 AM PDT · by Mr. Mojo · 55 replies
    DailyMail ^ | 6/28/17 | GARETH DAVIES
    An app has been launched in Paris warning people if they are in a so-called no-go zone and giving live alerts of sexual assaults. Dozens of people have already downloaded No-Go Zone, which is available on Google Play, and it currently has a rating of 4.3 out of 5. Its designers say the app is meant to let people know if they are in a dangerous area and allow them to avoid places in the French capital where they might be at risk of violence or crime. One Parisian reviewer said: 'Given the current degradation, it is better to have...
  • Reports of explosion on bus in Paris

    06/26/2017 12:06:54 PM PDT · by rdl6989 · 55 replies
    9news.com.au ^ | June 27, 2017
    There are unverified reports of an explosion on a bus in Paris. The explosion reportedly went off in the city’s north-east. Read more at http://www.9news.com.au/world/2017/06/27/04/56/explosion-on-bus-in-paris#xu1hsHfTOg8Sbjep.99