10 held in French terrorism raids

Ten people suspected of ties to radical Islamist websites have been arrested in raids across France.

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French arrest Islamist suspects

French arrest Islamist suspects

French police have detained 19 people in a crackdown on suspected Islamist extremists in cities around the country.

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Toulouse gunman 'to be buried in France'

Toulouse gunman 'to be buried in France'

The gunman who killed seven people in France’s worst terror attacks in years will be buried in a Muslim cemetery near Toulouse where he died in a gunfight with police, religious officials say.

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School killer 'was a lone wolf'

School killer 'was a lone wolf'

The man who claimed responsibility for a killing spree in southern France had separated from his wife days before the attacks and was suffering “psychological difficulties”, his lawyer said.

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Toulouse shootings video 'will not be broadcast'

Toulouse shootings video 'will not be broadcast'

A video showing the deadly attacks on soldiers and a Jewish school in France and sent to Arabic TV network Al-Jazeera will not be broadcast, the company said today.

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Al-Jazeera 'has footage' of Toulouse shootings

Al-Jazeera 'has footage' of Toulouse shootings

TV network Al-Jazeera says it has received a video that appears to show the shooting rampage that left seven people dead in France.

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Terror gunman's brother charged

Terror gunman's brother charged

French prosecutors have filed preliminary murder and terrorism charges against the brother of a gunman who killed Jewish schoolchildren and paratroopers in attacks that stunned the country.

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'No evidence' of Merah terror link

'No evidence' of Merah terror link

There is no evidence that gunman Mohamed Merah had links with al Qaida or other terror groups, a French official says.

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French PM defends killings probe

French PM defends killings probe

France’s prime minister has rejected suggestions that anti-terrorism authorities fell down on the job in monitoring a radical Islamist who gunned down seven people in a wave of killings that revolted the country.

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France reflects on shooting spree

France reflects on shooting spree

Inspired by radical Islam and trained in Afghanistan, the gunman methodically killed French schoolchildren, a rabbi and paratroopers and faced down hundreds of police for 32 hours.

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Sarkozy launches investigation into gunman

Sarkozy launches investigation into gunman

An investigation is under way to see if the radical Islamic gunman suspected of killing seven French people had any accomplices, French President Nicolas Sarkozy said today.

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Gunman dead after French shootout

Gunman dead after French shootout

An Islamic extremist who boasted of killing seven people died today after jumping from his window, gun in hand, in a fierce shootout with French police.

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Toulouse suspect dead after police enter apartment

Toulouse suspect dead after police enter apartment

The man suspected of carrying out an al-Qaida-linked killing spree, Mohammed Merah, is dead after a 32-hour siege in Toulouse, a police union official says.

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Police enter apartment as explosions heard near Toulouse stand-off

Police enter apartment as explosions heard near Toulouse stand-off

French police are inside the apartment where the suspected gunman Mohammed Merah has been holed up, according to sources quoted by AFP news agency.

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France gun suspect 'wants to die'

France gun suspect 'wants to die'

The chief suspect in an al Qaida-linked killing spree who is holed up in an apartment wants to “die with weapons in his hands”, according to France’s interior minister.

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French gunman 'ready to kill again'

French gunman 'ready to kill again'

Police raided the French school gunman’s home as he was poised to carry out another series of shootings, a prosecutor said.

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Police threat to storm gun suspect

Police threat to storm gun suspect

French police have said they will storm the flat where the suspected Jewish school massacre gunman is holed up if he does not surrender.

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France killer may have filmed shootings

France killer may have filmed shootings

A gunman who killed four people at a Jewish school in southern France may have filmed the attack, the French interior minister said today.

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French authorities hunt Toulouse killer

French authorities hunt Toulouse killer

A major manhunt was underway across France today for a suspected racist serial killer.

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