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Nice attack: Four people linked to the driver taken into custody by French Police

Four men believed to be linked to the Tunisian who killed 84 people when he drove a truck into a Bastille Day crowd in Nice were arrested overnight on Friday, a judicial source said. One of the men being held was arrested on Thursday and three others this morning, the source added. The driver’s estranged wife is also being held by police. The new arrests came as Read More

Newspaper front pages from around the world on Nice attack

The heinous terror attack in Nice, France was reflected on the front pages of prominent newspapers across the world Friday. At least 84 people were killed when a man drove a truck into a crowd celebrating Bastille Day or French National Day in the capital of French Riviera. A 31-year-old French Tunisian citizen is believed to have been behind the Read More

France Attack: At least 84 dead in Nice, ‘terrorist nature’ of tragedy undeniable, says Hollande

A truck ploughed into a crowd in the French resort of Nice, killing at least 84 people today in what President Francois Hollande called a “terrorist” attack on revellers watching a Bastille Day fireworks display. The driver was shot dead after barrelling the truck two kilometres through the festive crowd on the palm-lined Promenade des Anglais, sending hundreds fleeing in Read More