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Arcadio’s World

Arcadio - November 15, 2015

World sings, lights up in solidarity with wounded France
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World sings, lights up in solidarity with wounded France

Joshua Melvin | AFP - November 15, 2015

PARIS – Stirring renditions of "La Marseillaise" rang out Saturday from Dublin to New York as global landmarks were bathed in the French colors and thousands marched in…

France, allies signal major response after Paris attacks leave at least 127 dead
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France, allies signal major response after Paris attacks leave at least 127 dead

Anthony Faiola and Souad Mekhennet | The Washington Post - November 14, 2015

PARIS – Decrying an "act of war," French President François Hollande warned on Saturday of a possible major escalation in the fight against the Islamic State after a…

At least 120 killed in Paris attacks; No Ticos reported killed or wounded, consulate says
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At least 120 killed in Paris attacks; No Ticos reported killed or wounded, consulate says

AFP and The Tico Times - November 13, 2015

PARIS, France -- At least 120 people were killed in a wave of attacks across Paris on Friday, and more than 200 were injured, including 80 seriously, a…

White House: Two Al Qaeda hostages killed in US operation
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White House: Two Al Qaeda hostages killed in US operation

AFP - April 23, 2015

WASHINGTON D.C. — U.S. President Barack Obama expressed his profound regrets Thursday to the families of an American and an Italian hostage who were accidentally killed in…

Costa Rica’s President Solís signs condolence book for Charlie Hebdo victims
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Costa Rica’s President Solís signs condolence book for Charlie Hebdo victims

Zach Dyer - January 13, 2015

Costa Rican President Luis Guillermo Solís (pictured) and Foreign Minister Manuel González sign a condolence book at the French Embassy in San José Tuesday in memory of…

French rally for attack victims on eve of Paris march
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French rally for attack victims on eve of Paris march

Fran Blandy | AFP - January 10, 2015

PARIS – More than 700,000 people poured onto the streets of France Saturday in solidarity with victims of this week's Islamist attacks, on the eve of a…

Blood, bodies, bullets turn heart of France into war zone
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Blood, bodies, bullets turn heart of France into war zone

Marianne Barriaux and Eve Szeftel | AFP - January 9, 2015

PARIS – Pools of blood, shattered glass and bodies in the street -- this was the day when the heart of France turned into a war zone.…

French security forces tighten net on massacre suspects
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French security forces tighten net on massacre suspects

Richard Carter | AFP - January 8, 2015

PARIS –  Elite French security forces tightened the net Thursday on two brothers suspected of slaughtering 12 people in an Islamist attack after discovering an abandoned getaway…

World leaders express outrage over attack on Paris publication
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World leaders express outrage over attack on Paris publication

Jonas Bergman | Bloomberg - January 7, 2015

OSLO — World leaders expressed outrage over the attack on a French magazine office in Paris which killed at least 12 people, with several countries calling emergency…