France confirms 2 cases of virus from China, 1st in Europe
Saturday, January 25, 2020, 7:25 PM
France announced two confirmed cases of the deadly new virus from China, first reported in Europe, and the country's health-minister said new-cases were likely to follow. The two-cases were announced by Health-Minister Agnes Buzyn. She said both of the sickened people had traveled to China. The minister said she expects more cases. "We have two cases," she said. "We will probably have other cases."
Five years on from Charlie Hebdo attacks, France pays homage
Tuesday, January 7, 2020, 8:17 PM
Charlie Hebdo's editor hasn't gone out by himself since Jan. 7, 2015. The widow of one of the satirical newspaper's cartoonists can't bear to pull down a note her husband stuck to the door that morning: "Have a good day, darling. See you in a bit." Two-days later, an accomplice who pledged allegiance to the Islamic State group seized hostages inside a kosher supermarket.
Paris Knife Attack To Be Treated As Terrorist Attack: Official
Sunday, January 5, 2020, 12:46 PM
French anti-terrorist-investigators said they have taken over the probe into an attack by a knife-wielding-man who killed one-person walking with his wife in a park south of Paris before being shot-dead by police. Police said the man, identified as 22-year-old Nathan C., attacked several-people around lunchtime Friday in the suburb of Villejuif and they initially treated the incident as a criminal not terrorist incident.