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#France

# france - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Paris says it will sue Fox News Courts

Paris says it will sue Fox News

Its mayor, Anne Hidalgo, made the comment today.

# france - Sunday 18 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Opinion: Learning from the Paris bloodshed – the need for an intercultural Ireland Understanding Our World

Opinion: Learning from the Paris bloodshed – the need for an intercultural Ireland

Irish sports clubs, and in particular the GAA, have been immeasurable helpful in warmly welcoming young people from diverse backgrounds.

From TheJournal.ie Paris attacks: Kouachi brothers given secret burial in unmarked graves Divisive

Paris attacks: Kouachi brothers given secret burial in unmarked graves

Over half think the depictions should be published but 42% disagree.

# france - Saturday 17 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie A lorry fire in the Channel Tunnel has caused travel chaos Eurostar

A lorry fire in the Channel Tunnel has caused travel chaos

It has almost been brought under control.

From TheJournal.ie Did this famous Irish designer nearly fall into obscurity because of chauvinism? The Price Of Desire

Did this famous Irish designer nearly fall into obscurity because of chauvinism?

Eileen Gray was known for her pioneering work within architecture’s Modern Movement.

# france - Friday 16 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie French post office hostage-taker surrenders to police Paris

French post office hostage-taker surrenders to police

The city is still on high alert in the wake of the attacks that killed 17 people. A fresh hostage situation is developing today, at a suburban post office.

From TheJournal.ie French ambassador thanks the Irish people “with all his heart” Merci

French ambassador thanks the Irish people “with all his heart”

Jean-Pierre Thébault touched by letters, cards and children’s drawings sent in solidarity to grieving nation.

# france - Thursday 15 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie More than 160 Irish retailers hoping to stock Charlie Hebdo Je Suis Charlie

More than 160 Irish retailers hoping to stock Charlie Hebdo

Eason in Carlow isn’t one of them, despite what they said earlier today.

From The42 France have named an ominously strong squad for the Six Nations Les Blues

France have named an ominously strong squad for the Six Nations

Clermont’s electric wing Nao Nakaitaci could make his Test debut, while Louis Picamoles is back in the frame.

From TheJournal.ie Charlie Hebdo issue offered on eBay for thousands of euros Sold Out

Charlie Hebdo issue offered on eBay for thousands of euros

It has announced that any sales commissions will be handed over.

# france - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Wednesday

The furious storm, Vincent Browne’s constituency debates and the ‘survivor’s edition’ of Charlie Hebdo all had people talking today.

From TheJournal.ie French comedian Dieudonné to stand trial over Facebook comments about Paris attacks Free Speech

French comedian Dieudonné to stand trial over Facebook comments about Paris attacks

Dieudonné seem to say he felt like one of the Paris gunmen

From TheJournal.ie Israeli Embassy in Ireland deletes tweet saying it “warned” over Paris attacks Controversy

Israeli Embassy in Ireland deletes tweet saying it “warned” over Paris attacks

The photo features the Mona Lisa in a Hijab.

From TheJournal.ie Irish readers WILL NOT be able to buy Charlie Hebdo in Eason’s this week Not Available

Irish readers WILL NOT be able to buy Charlie Hebdo in Eason’s this week

People in Ireland looking for the magazine will have to order it or look to smaller outlets.

From TheJournal.ie Al Qaeda in Yemen claims responsibility for Charlie Hebdo attack Je Suis Charlie

Al Qaeda in Yemen claims responsibility for Charlie Hebdo attack

One of the terror group’s leaders said it was an act of vengeance.

# france - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Profile: These are the four Jewish men killed in the Paris kosher supermarket attack Charlie Hebdo
From TheJournal.ie Someone is trying to trademark ‘Je Suis Charlie’ Charlie Hebdo

Someone is trying to trademark ‘Je Suis Charlie’

The slogan has been used to show solidarity with those killed at the Charlie Hebdo offices last week.

From TheJournal.ie Man with links to France terror attacks arrested in Bulgaria French Citizen

Man with links to France terror attacks arrested in Bulgaria

The French citizen was in contact a number of times with Cherif Kouachi, according to prosecutors.

# france - Monday 12 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie France sees more than 50 anti-Muslim incidents after Charlie Hebdo shootings High Alert

France sees more than 50 anti-Muslim incidents after Charlie Hebdo shootings

Meanwhile, Germany’s anti-Islamic was set to march today.

From TheJournal.ie New Charlie Hebdo will feature caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed Act Of Defiance

New Charlie Hebdo will feature caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed

The magazine’s front page will be released this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Should the referendum on blasphemy be fast-tracked? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the referendum on blasphemy be fast-tracked?

People are talking about Ireland’s blasphemy laws in the wake of the French terror attacks. Do you think the vote should be brought forward?

# france - Sunday 11 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie ‘Ink should flow, not blood’: Up to 1.6 million people attend ‘unity’ rally in Paris Je Suis Charlie

‘Ink should flow, not blood’: Up to 1.6 million people attend ‘unity’ rally in Paris

“Today, Paris is the capital of the world,” French President Francois Hollande told the emotional crowd that gathered in the city centre today.

From TheJournal.ie Photos: The world rallies in support of French terror victims Je Suis Charlie

Photos: The world rallies in support of French terror victims

Large crowds gathered in a number of Irish cities to pay tribute to victims of the terror attacks.

From TheJournal.ie Supermarket gunman linked with attack on same day as Charlie Hebdo massacre Terror Attacks

Supermarket gunman linked with attack on same day as Charlie Hebdo massacre

A jogger was seriously wounded in the attack, which happened in a Paris suburb on Wednesday.

From TheJournal.ie Man resembling Paris gunman claims to be IS member in posthumous video Terror Attacks

Man resembling Paris gunman claims to be IS member in posthumous video

It follows a week of terror attacks in France that have claimed 17 victims. Three attackers also died.

From TheJournal.ie Arson attack at German newspaper that reprinted Mohammed cartoons Charlie Hebdo

Arson attack at German newspaper that reprinted Mohammed cartoons

The Hamburger Morgenpost had splashed three Charlie Hebdo cartoons on its front page after the massacre in Paris.

From TheJournal.ie Want to head to a French ‘unity’ event today? Here’s what’s happening near you Je Suis Charlie

Want to head to a French ‘unity’ event today? Here’s what’s happening near you

The French Embassy has received thousands of messages of support in the wake of this week’s terror attacks.

# france - Saturday 10 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Saturday

French terror attacks, power outages and Lucinda Creighton’s abortion views had everyone talking.

From TheJournal.ie Boumeddiene may have been in Turkey at time of French terror attacks At Large

Boumeddiene may have been in Turkey at time of French terror attacks

It is believed the woman is now in Syria.

From TheJournal.ie Seek muscular male with quality rump? Irish bulls could soon be online dating Looking For Love

Seek muscular male with quality rump? Irish bulls could soon be online dating

Unfortunately love will remain virtual, with no long walks or passionate moments in a field.

From TheJournal.ie ‘Should I tell them there was somebody else there?’: French hostage tells of life-or-death dilemma Terror Attacks

‘Should I tell them there was somebody else there?’: French hostage tells of life-or-death dilemma

The French print factory owner taken hostage yesterday knew there was somebody else in the building as he left.

From TheJournal.ie Taoiseach to attend massive ‘unity’ rally planned for Paris Terror Attacks

Taoiseach to attend massive ‘unity’ rally planned for Paris

Around 250 people — including the Tánaiste and the Justice Minister — attended a commemoration event for the victims of the France terror attacks this morning.

# france - Friday 9 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Here’s What Happened Today: Friday News Fix

Here’s What Happened Today: Friday

A shocking day in France, mother-and-baby home inquiry, and bad weather had everyone talking today.

From TheJournal.ie As it happened: Charlie Hebdo suspects dead and four hostages killed in Jewish store Standoff

As it happened: Charlie Hebdo suspects dead and four hostages killed in Jewish store

The shocking events in France, as they unfolded today.

# france - Thursday 8 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Charlie Hebdo will publish 1,000,000 copies of its magazine next week Response

Charlie Hebdo will publish 1,000,000 copies of its magazine next week

The publication will be supported by other French media outlets.

From TheJournal.ie Sadness and defiance: How front pages covered the Charlie Hebdo massacre Don't Stop The Presses

Sadness and defiance: How front pages covered the Charlie Hebdo massacre

French newspapers are united in a show of defiance after the terror attacks.

# france - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

15 powerful responses from cartoonists to the Charlie Hebdo attack

Twelve people were killed in a shooting at the offices of the French magazine this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Charlie Hebdo’s history of lampooning Islamic extremism (and religion as a whole) Paris Killings
From TheJournal.ie European court to decide whether quadriplegic man should be allowed die Vincent Lambert

European court to decide whether quadriplegic man should be allowed die

The case that has torn his family apart and sparked a fierce euthanasia debate in France.

# france - Monday 29 December, 2014

From The42 Schmidt’s Ireland wrap up Six Nations in Paris – My 2014 sporting moment Sweet Success

Schmidt’s Ireland wrap up Six Nations in Paris – My 2014 sporting moment

Murray Kinsella was at Stade de France as Brian O’Driscoll was given a fitting international finale.