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# Bataclan

Last year
# France
Men convicted of involvement in 2015 terror attacks in Paris
The attacks resulted in the deaths of 130 people, when a team of jihadists laid siege to the French capital.
# Bataclan
Eagles Of Death Metal performers give evidence in Paris attacks trial
Extremist from the so-called Islamic State group stormed their gig at the Bataclan theatre and killed scores of people.
# paris attacks
Belgium trial starts for alleged Paris attack accomplices
The 14 accused are suspected of transporting, housing or financially helping some of the perpetrators of the 2015 Paris attacks.
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# paris attacks
'I can still feel the explosion': 2015 Paris attack survivors recall events in trial testimony
300 survivors as well as family members of the victims of the attacks are to take the stand over the coming weeks.
# night of terror
Nine-month long trial of attackers accused over 2015 Paris attacks begins in France
The lone survivor of the extremist cell from that night, Salah Abdeslam, is the key defendant.
# Banksy
Stolen Banksy tribute to victims of 2015 Paris attack returned to France from Italy
It was found in the attic of an abandoned farmhouse in the eastern Italian region of Abruzzo last month.
# Stolen
Banksy tribute to Paris terror attack victims stolen from Bataclan
The work along with other similarly-themed paintings popped up in Paris last June.
# terror attacks
Outrage in Berlin as 'martyrs' art installation includes images of Bataclan and 9/11 attackers
The images of the attackers are included alongside the likes of Martin Luther King.
# Jailed
Fake Paris attacks victim jailed for six months
He was 30km away from the attack in the Bataclan when it happened.
# Salah Abdeslam
'I'm not ashamed' - Paris attacks suspect
Salah Abdeslam has been corresponding with a woman from prison.
# anniversary concert
Eagles of Death Metal singer denies trying to enter Sting Bataclan gig
The Bataclan re-opened on Saturday, a year after the terrorist attacks.
# commemoration
Sting reopens Bataclan on eve of Paris attacks anniversary as Eagles of Death Metal refused entry
Today marks the one-year anniversary of the Paris attacks in which 130 people lost their lives.
# Bataclan reopens
French investigators reveal identity of Paris attacks plotter
France is gearing up to mark the one-year anniversary of the Paris attacks this weekend.
# Bataclan
Lawyers give up defence of Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam
“We said from the beginning… that if our client remained silent we would quit his defence.”
# Well read
The harrowing ordeal of Antoine Griezmann's sister and the week's best sportswriting
Also, in praise of David Trezeguet choosing love over money and the hope that Kieren Fallon’s life will be kinder to him now.
# France
One of the Bataclan gunmen buried six months after suicide attack
After his death, his mother was told: “Your son has died a martyr with his brothers on 13 November.”
# Nick Alexander
"I was telling him not to leave me" - Tributes to Bataclan victim as verdict delivered
Nick Alexander’s death will be recorded as an ‘unlawful killing’.
# Behind Bars
Paris attacker Salah Abdeslam spends first night in jail on charges of "terrorist murder"
Abdeslam is expected to be extradited back to France in “no more than three months”.
# Apology
Eagles of Death Metal frontman 'begs for forgiveness' after suggesting Paris attack was an inside job
Jesse Hughes said his comments were “unfounded and baseless”.
# Bataclan
Eagles of Death Metal singer says "everybody" has to have guns
Jesse Hughes was speaking ahead of the band’s concert in Paris’s Olympia Theatre tonight.
# Paris
Irish couple who survived Bataclan massacre say memorial gig 'too soon' for them
Katie Healy and David Nolan said they will go back to Paris together some day.
# Bataclan
One of the Bataclan killers has been quietly buried in Paris
Samy Amimour was one of three terrorists who killed 90 people at the music venue on 13 November before taking his own life during the Paris terror attacks.
# paris attacks
'We will never give up': Eagles of Death Metal join U2 on stage in Paris
The group took to the stage in Paris close to a month after the Bataclan attack.
# Paris
Bataclan tributes: 'Each of these numerous bouquets laid here carries much sadness'
World leaders are flocking to the scene of floral tributes left outside the Bataclan.
# Abdelhamid Abaaoud
Paris ringleader was near Bataclan theatre as hostages were killed
Abdelhamid Abaaoud also aimed to target the La Defense.
# Katie Healy
'I just turned to David and told him that I loved him. Everybody around us seemed to die.'
The Irish woman who survived the Paris attacks with her boyfriend spoke to Ray D’Arcy last night.
# emotional interview
Eagles of Death Metal frontman: One kid survived by hiding under my leather jacket
Jesse Hughes said the killers were able to get into the band’s dressing room and killed almost everyone.
# Bataclan
Father of suicide attacker travelled to Syria last year to try and bring him home
Mohamed Aminour spoke to Le Monde last December about his efforts to convince his son to leave Islamic State.
# Bataclan
Paris attack survivor played dead for over an hour as gunmen opened fire
Isobel Bowdery was at the Bataclan concert hall when gunmen opened fire on young people attending a rock concert.
# paris under attack
Paris attacks: What we know today
Several Kalashnikov rifles have been found in an abandoned car.
# Eagles of Death metal
Caught on camera: the moment the Bataclan massacre began
The video captures the band playing.
# Bataclan
'You are and always will be the love of my life': tributes paid to British man killed in Paris
Nick Alexander was the merchandise manager for Eagles of Death Metal.
# paris under attack
'Don't move or we'll kill you' - Inside the horror of the Bataclan theatre
Concert goers who survived last night’s deadly attack describe the scene.
# Bataclan
More than 80 people killed in attack at Paris concert venue
Attackers detonated suicide vests as police closed in, killing themselves and setting off explosions.
# paris under attack
'They were just firing into the crowd…There was blood everywhere, corpses everywhere'
Witnesses describe the “bloodbath” at the Bataclan concert hall.
# paris tragedy
'Under no circumstances do I condone the likes of Isis' - Mick Wallace defends Paris attack tweet
The Wexford TD’s comments about last night’s Paris attacks were heavily criticised on social media.
# Carnage
Chilling video shows people clinging to windows as Bataclan gunmen open fire
Warning: some readers may find this footage disturbing.
# paris under attack
The world shows solidarity with France with displays of colour
World landmarks have been lit in red, white and blue as a tribute to the victims of last night’s deadly attacks.
# Front Pages
'This time, it's war' - French media reacts to deadly Paris attacks
French newspapers reacted with horror to last night’s attacks.