Men convicted of involvement in 2015 terror attacks in Paris

Men convicted of involvement in 2015 terror attacks in Paris
Police outside the Bataclan concert hall in Paris (Catherine Wylie/PA)

A French court has found 19 men guilty of terrorism-related charges for the so-called Islamic State terrorist attacks on the Bataclan theatre, Paris cafes and France’s national stadium in 2015.

The deadliest peacetime attacks in French history killed 130 people.

Candles and flowers opposite the Bataclan concert hall in Paris (Catherine Wylie/PA)

Presiding judge Jean-Louis Peries was rendering the verdict in a courthouse surrounded by unprecedented security, wrapping up a nine-month trial.

The chief suspect, Salah Abdeslam, was found guilty of murder and attempted murder in relation with a terrorist enterprise, among other charges.

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