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Hate Spewed By UK Islamists Will Incite More 'Paris' Attacks
Offbeat  (tags: UK, France, Islam, Muslims, terrorists, terrorism, violence, protection, safety, society, world )

Penny
- 6 days ago - clarionproject.org
In a speech that experts say may incite more violence against Western targets, British Islamist preacher Mizanur Rahman voiced his support for the attack on the Charlie Hebdo magazine in Paris saying that for the crime of insulting Islam, "They can't e
The Best of Friends! Seal and Dog Snuggle Up Together on the Beach in the Cutest Video You'Ll Ever See
Offbeat  (tags: cute, video, seal, golden labrador, beach, france )

Scooby
- 6 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
This is the extraordinary moment a seal snuggles up with a golden Labrador on a beach in France.
Should France Offer a Two-State Solution? Muslims Segregated From French Society in Growing Islamist Mini-States
Offbeat  (tags: tongue-in-cheek (sort of), France, Islamists, growing Islamists mini-states )

Beth
- 13 days ago - barenakedislam.com
This attack only underscores the need for France to immediately engage in negotiations with French Muslims that will result in the creation of two states for two peoples, living side by in peace and security with Paris as a shared capital.
Charlie Hebdo Suspects Were on British Terror Watch List for Years
Offbeat  (tags: Al-Qaeda, France, Intelligence, Terrorism, UK, USA )

Ray
- 15 days ago - rt.com
The two brothers accused of the Charlie Hebdo massacre in Paris have been on a British watch list for the last four years.
Charlie Hebdo Hunt: Shooting as French Police Close in
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Police, France, Europe )

Ray
- 15 days ago - bbc.co.uk
One person has reportedly been shot dead in northern France as police close in on gunmen suspected of killing staff at Charlie Hebdo magazine in Paris.
France Manhunt: Police Raid Reims Site After 3 Gunmen Kill 12 at Charlie Hebdo HQ
Offbeat  (tags: Crime, France, Hate crimes, Police, Shooting, Terrorism, Violence )

Ray
- 16 days ago - rt.com
Three gunmen are on the run after killing 10 journalists and two policemen at the Paris headquarters of satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo. Police launched a manhunt and raised security levels in the French capital.
Vigils Held Across Europe in Support of Charlie Hebdo, Press Freedom (PHOTOS)
Offbeat  (tags: EU, France, Rally, Shooting, Terrorism, Violence )

Ray
- 16 days ago - rt.com
Thousands gathered for rallies in French cities, standing in solidarity with victims of the Charlie Hebdo shooting in Paris that killed 12 on Wednesday. At the biggest rally, in Paris, people lit candles and held up their pens to support press freedom.
Enfant Terrible's Literary Vision of An Islamic France
Offbeat  (tags: literature, enfant terrible, France, Islam, Islamophobia, scandal )

Beatrice
- 19 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Put France's literary enfant terrible together with Europe's most combustible political talking point, and sparks were always going to fly. Michel Houellebecq, whose tale of sex, mother-hatred and cloning Atomised was the French literary scandal of
Nazi Oradour Massacre: German Court Throws Out Case
Offbeat  (tags: WW2, Nazi-Germany, massacre, France, Court.Germany )

Ray
- 42 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A court in the German city of Cologne has said there is not enough evidence to try an 89-year-old man accused over an infamous Nazi massacre of civilians in France.
France's Wild Boar Hunting Condemned as a 'Bloody Spectacle From Another Age'
Offbeat  (tags: France, boar hunting, Argentine mastiffs, animal welfare, animal cruelty )

Scooby
- 68 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Animal rights activists are campaigning to end the practice of hunting boar using Argentine mastiffs.
Scandalous Tales From the British Embassy in Paris
Offbeat  (tags: Scandalous, British embassy, Paris, France, Europe )

Ray
- 96 days ago - bbc.co.uk
It's 200 years since the Duke of Wellington bought the grandiose Hotel de Charost in Paris, a few doors down from the Elysee palace. And if you want to get to know the secrets of a stately home, I always say, just ask the butler.
Leonardo Da Vinci 'Painted Three Ermine Portraits'
Offbeat  (tags: art, scientists, techniques, France, discovery )

Ray
- 117 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A French scientist has revealed a major new discovery about one of Leonardo da Vinci's most famous paintings, shedding new light on his techniques.
The Many Faces of British Poverty in France
Offbeat  (tags: British, Poverty, France, Europe )

Ray
- 216 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A little-known charity has been helping out destitute British people in France for nearly 200 years. If the causes of poverty were once wars and revolutions, now it's more likely to be a house purchase gone wrong.
Channel Tunnel Is 20 Years Old: In Numbers
Offbeat  (tags: Channel Tunnel, France, UK, Europe )

Ray
- 263 days ago - bbc.co.uk
It is 20 years since the Channel Tunnel was officially opened. Both Queen Elizabeth II and France's President Francois Mitterrand attended the initial ceremony in Calais on 6 May 1994, before travelling through the Tunnel,
Dien Bien Phu: Did the US Offer France An A-Bomb?
Offbeat  (tags: Dien Bien Phu, A-bomb, France, USA )

Ray
- 264 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Sixty years ago this week, French troops were defeated by Vietnamese forces at Dien Bien Phu. As historian Julian Jackson explains, it was a turning point in the history of both nations,
 

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