Major attacks in France since 2015

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1 Paris, 7-9 January 2015

17 killed in attacks that started at the Charlie Hebdo office

 

2 Nice, 3 February 2015

Three soldiers guarding Jewish community centre targeted in knife attack

 

3 Paris, 19 April 2015

Algerian IT student arrested on suspicion of shooting dead a woman in her car

 

4 Saint-Quentin-Fallavier, 26 June 2015

Man kills and beheads his boss, tries to blow up gas plant

 

5 Amsterdam–Paris train, 21 August 2015

Moroccan national opens fire on train but is overwhelmed by passengers

 

6 Paris, 13 November 2015

130 killed in gun attacks on restaurants and Bataclan concert hall

 

7 Valence, 1 January 2016

Man tries to run down troops guarding a mosque

 

8 Paris, 7 January 2016

Moroccan-born man wielding a meat cleaver tries to attack police station

 

9 Magnanville, 13 June 2016

Police officer and partner killed at their home in knife attack

 

10 Nice, 14 July 2016

At least 84 dead in truck attack during Bastille Day celebrations

 

11 Saint-Étienne-du-Rouvray, 26 July 2016

A priest is killed and a churchgoer wounded after two knifemen, later shot dead by police, take hostages during a church service

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7 Valence, 1 January 2016

Man tries to run down troops guarding a mosque

 

8 Paris, 7 January 2016

Moroccan-born man wielding a meat cleaver tries to attack police station

 

9 Magnanville, 13 June 2016

Police officer and partner killed at their home in knife attack

 

10 Nice, 14 July 2016

At least 84 dead in truck attack during Bastille Day celebrations

 

11 Saint-Étienne-du-Rouvray, 26 July 2016

A priest is killed and a churchgoer wounded after two knifemen, later shot dead by police, take hostages during a church service

1 Paris, 7-9 January 2015

17 killed in attacks that started at the Charlie Hebdo office

 

2 Nice, 3 February 2015

Three soldiers guarding Jewish community centre targeted in knife attack

 

3 Paris, 19 April 2015

Algerian IT student arrested on suspicion of shooting dead a woman in her car

 

4 Saint-Quentin-Fallavier, 26 June 2015

Man kills and beheads his boss, tries to blow up gas plant

 

5 Amsterdam–Paris train, 21 August 2015

Moroccan national opens fire on train but is overwhelmed by passengers

 

6 Paris, 13 November 2015

130 killed in gun attacks on restaurants and Bataclan concert hall