Police in France have shot dead a gunman who killed three people before holing up in a supermarket with hostages. The attacker was known to police as a petty criminal, though the police did not realize that he had become radicalized.
The Syrian suspect behind the hostage situation at Cologne's central train station was reportedly due to be deported in 2015. German authorities have been accused of dropping the ball.
An officer who died after changing places with a hostage during a supermarket siege in southwestern France will be given a national tribute. He was killed in what President Macron called an "Islamist terrorist attack."
Police in Berlin have arrested a 31-year-old Russian citizen accused of plotting to carry out a bomb attack somewhere in Germany. Prosecutors allege he is a radical Islamist.
A French court has ordered a psychological assessment of far-right leader Marine Le Pen in a case about the dissemination of extremely violent images. Le Pen says the order is part of a government plot to discredit her.
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