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Second French Church Attacker Was Known to Police: Source

By Chine Labbé and Michel Rose PARIS/SAINT-ETIENNE-DU-ROUVRAY, France, July 28 – The second teenager involved in the killing of a priest in a church in France this week was a 19-year-old who was known to security services as a potential Islamist militant, police and judicial sources said on Thursday. The man also appears to be

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France’s Hollande Meets Religious Leaders Amid Row Over Attacks, Security

By Andrew Callus and Chine Labbé PARIS, July 27 – President Francois Hollande displayed interfaith solidarity with France’s religious leaders on Wednesday after two Islamist militants killed a Roman Catholic priest in a church, igniting fierce political criticism of the government’s security record. One of the assailants was a known would-be jihadist awaiting trial under

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