On April 13, 1977 the “Committee for Socialist Revolutionary Unity” kidnapped the head of the Italian automobile giant Fiat’s operations in France and Brazil.
On October 18, 1995 a gas bottle exploded on a train in the Paris metro system, wounding 29
On October 3, 2019 a knife-wielding employee killed three officers and one administrative worker at police headquarters in the centre of Paris.
On this day in 2015 Ahmed Coulibaly, a French Islamist terrorist, shot dead an unarmed policewoman, Clarissa Jean-Philippe, in the Paris suburb of Montrouge
A previously unknown Afghan terrorist group seeking foreign troops out of the country failed to detonate sticks of dynamite in a Paris store in December 2008
Four people were killed at 170 injured in a bombing at a Paris metro station in December 1996 which was blamed on the GIA
A 1980 motorcycle bomb planted by the PFLP outside a synagogue in Paris killed four and wounded more than 40,
In a time when many say we need to focus on right-wing terrorism, the stabbing in Paris near Charlie Hebdo offices is an uncomfortable exception.
On this day in 2017, an ISIS-inspired Islamist terrorist drove over French soldiers in a Paris suburb injuring six before he was arrested following a police chase.
Terrorist attacks on Israel and Israeli interests have been going on for decades and show no signs of going away.