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French Isis fighters filmed burning passports and calling for terror at home

Emergence of video showing four men comes as France reels from the identification of two of its nationals partaking in a mass beheading in Syria

A film released by Islamic State (Isis) shows jihadi fighters burning French passports and calling on others to bring terror to the streets of the European country.

Released by one of Isis’s main media outlets, Al Hayat, the video shows four men who purport to be from France, including three who deliver messages in French to camera.

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Francois Hollande says Australia should see France as its neighbour

French president, on visit to Sydney, tells business leaders the two countries should share industrial expertise Continue reading…
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Peter Kassig murder: experts try to identify foreign jihadis in Isis video

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Tunnel vision: two decades of stylish Eurostar ads in pictures

As the London to mainland Europe rail service celebrates its 20th birthday, we have a selection of the companys best posters from 1994 to present day.Lionel Benbassat, head of marketing and brand at Eurostar, says three clear phases can be seen in the …
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20 years of the Eurostar – in pictures

On 14 November 1994 the Eurostar first entered France from the Channel tunnel, bringing Paris and continental Europe closer and easier to reach for Britons. We take a look back at the highlights on our favourite underground train Continue reading…
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20 years of the Eurostar – in pictures

On 14 November 1994 the Eurostar first entered France from the Channel tunnel, bringing Paris and continental Europe closer and easier to reach for Britons. We take a look back at the highlights on our favourite underground train Continue reading…
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