At least six security force members have been killed during that period.

Paying tribute to the officer at a national ceremony in Paris on Wednesday, President Emmanuel Macron said his act of supreme self- sacrifice would "remain etched in French hearts".

After a stand-off lasting several hours, Lakdim shot Beltrame.

His 18-year-old girlfriend, a radicalised Muslim convert, was charged with being part of a terrorist conspiracy. Police immediately stormed the supermarket and killed the gunman.


Related news:

Share this:

Hot News

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Scientists have discovered a galaxy with nearly no dark matter
Mar 30, 2018 - 00:46
The stars were moving very slowly, which seemed odd to the scientists since they expected to see speeds up to three times greater. But each of these would have to be examined in detail to determine if it could form the distinct features of NGC1052-DF2.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top 'Serial' subject Adnan Syed a step closer to a new trial
Mar 30, 2018 - 00:45
A lower court judge vacated Syed's conviction in 2016 , citing his attorney's failure to cross-examine a key witness. The judge said questions about the cellphone tower evidence should have been raised by Syed's original team.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Facebook enables update to make data settings, tools 'easier to find'
Mar 30, 2018 - 00:45
Therefore, instead of having settings spread across almost 20 different screens, users can now access it all from a single place. The new controls also better spell out what data the company collects and how it's used.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Uber settles with family of autonomous collision victim, report says
Mar 30, 2018 - 00:44
This was after Uber's cars had been disallowed from testing in San Francisco as a result of their running multiple red lights. In one email, dated August 19, 2016, Uber official Ashwini Chhabra emailed Ducey's deputy chief of staff, Danny Seiden.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top 'Rusty' Staub passes away at 73
Mar 30, 2018 - 00:41
There are conflicting reports on why the Expos traded Staub to the Mets in 1972 for Ken Singleton, Mike Jorgensen and Tim Foli. He had spent the past two months in the hospital after being admitted with pneumonia, dehydration and an infection.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Iceland announces its leaders won't attend World Cup in Russian Federation
Mar 29, 2018 - 02:27
But in sweet relief for Socceroos fans, the prospect of the team not attending the tournament is still a remote possibility. Iceland, which will compete for the first time at the global showpiece after its surprise qualification, has followed suit.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Calif. county votes to join fight against state's sanctuary law
Mar 29, 2018 - 02:25
During public comment, Fullerton resident Bethany Anderson said immigrants, statistically, commit less crimes than citizens. People opposing "sanctuary state" attend the Orange County Board of Supervisors meeting in Santa Ana on March 27, 2018.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top James Webb Space Telescope, NASA's next Hubble, delayed again
Mar 29, 2018 - 02:25
The new target is approximately May 2020. "We can't wait to get our hands on TESS light curves of new transiting planets!" It isn't yet known how much extra money will be needed, Acting administrator Robert Lightfoot Jr told reporters.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top WH Dodges Questions On VA Secretary: No Announcements 'At This Time'
Mar 29, 2018 - 02:24
Shulkin's biggest weakness Carter said, was that he didn't connect with the president's allies. Trump praised Shulkin as "fantastic" when he chose him to head the VA in January 2017.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Uber sells south-east operations to Grab
Mar 29, 2018 - 02:21
The deal will also give Grab , which has been investing heavily in its food deliver business, access to UberEats . For Softbank, the deal will help it "double down" on its plans for growth and invest in products and technology.

Latest Forecast: Rain And Snow Starts Wednesday Afternoon
Mar 29, 2018 - 02:10
The rain will move out Thursday morning, but clouds and cool temperatures will once again linger across the area. Through the weekend we could easily see 1"-3" of rain with most of that falling on Tuesday and Tuesday night .

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Recovery efforts 'diminishing' for missing yachtsman John Fisher
Mar 28, 2018 - 01:50
Mr Fisher was a member of the Christies Sailing Club, which described the sailor as a "treasured member of our family". In May 2006, Dutch sailor Hans Horrevoets was swept overboard when a wave hit ABN AMRO TWO in the Atlantic Ocean.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Saints cheerleader fired over Instagram photo files complaint claiming discrimination
Mar 28, 2018 - 01:46
Lawyers for the Saints told the Herald-Tribune Monday the team did not discriminate against Davis because of her gender . Always had to double check for Instagram posts, we were always checking on each other, you know, 'maybe don't post that.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Waymo and Jaguar to make driverless I-Pace electric SUVs
Mar 28, 2018 - 01:45
The company has announced that the autonomous taxi service will soon be available to the general public in the service area. Krafcik lauded the I-Pace's powerful battery, which Jaguar says is capable of 240 miles of range in the consumer version.

isis-killer-beheading-video-story-top Police Officers Involved In Alton Sterling's Death Will Not Be Charged
Mar 28, 2018 - 01:43
Justice Department announced previous year there wasn't enough evidence to warrant civil rights charges against the two officers. Veda Washington-Abusaleh, Sterling's aunt, was in tears after meeting with Landry. "He was murdered like an animal", she said.