Latest update: 09/10/2012
- France - François Hollande - French politics - Islamism - police - prisons - terrorism
French homegrown jihadists
After a deadly sting operation, the French wonder if an allegedly homegrown jihadist cell might be the new shape of radical Islam. Authorities describe them as a recently radicalized bunch, whose conversion took place in prison and is fuelled by messages of hate on the internet.
- Patrick VIGNAL. Senior Correspondent, Reuters;
- Karim AMELLAL. Lecturer, Paris Institute of Political Studies - Sciences Po;
- Brooke ROGERS. Senior Lecturer in 'Risk and Terror' in the Department of War Studies, King's College London (from London).
Produced by François Picard, Anelise Borges, Mary Colombel, Christopher Davis.