Joseph Washington Betit

...Division. Serving with his unit, he saw World War II action in France, Belgium, Luxembourg, and Germany, including the Battle...ended, he attended Officer Candidate School at Fontainebleau, France, and received his commission as second lieutenant on July 7...
Eiffel Tower goes dark as France mourns

...a symbol of mourning Saturday night as France struggled to absorb the deadliest violence...President Francois Hollande vowed that France would wage "merciless" war on the Islamic...Paris cafes, detonated suicide bombs near France's national stadium and killed hostages...
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France IDs top Paris attacks figure

PARIS - France identified a 27-year-old Belgian who...and abroad.Addressing lawmakers after France observed a minute of silence honoring...shooting plots this year in Belgium and France, including a planned attack on a passenger...
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Paris on her mind

...message from a friend back in her native France alerting her to the terrorist attack to school. Students throughout France did the same.She traveled to Ketchikan...took place.Lacroix said her sister in France is too scared to watch the news.She...
Stephen McPhertres

...from1965-1967, where he fell in love with dietitian Jan Vallem. They got married on February 17, 1967, and took 14 students to France that summer.They moved to Fairbanks where he taught music at Lathrop High School and earned a Master's in Educational Administration...
French hunt 2nd fugitive

...been tracking for months.Meanwhile, France and Russia unleashed a new wave of airstrikes...Friday the 13th attacks that targeted France's national soccer stadium, a packed...plotting the attacks in Syria, Belgium and France used encryption to hide their communications...
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After Paris attacks, fugitive slipped through dragnet

...three men in a getaway car, headed for France's border with Belgium, when police...senior Iraqi intelligence officials warned France and other members of the U.S.-led...said was directing attackers sent back to France from Islamic State's de-facto capital...
Nation and World

...attackers. Many remain off the radar, and France's Interior Minister Bernard terrorism and Islamic radicalism.France has the uncomfortable distinction of being...the Islamic State group.Look beyond France, and there is a sense of the scale of...
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Putin vows to hunt down, punish those who bombed Russian jet

...crash by experts from Egypt, Russia, France and Ireland had not concluded.Egyptian...started from Russian territory, he added.France's airstrikes Tuesday in Raqqa destroyed...coalition against the Islamic State group.France also made an unprecedented demand that...
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US returns $15 million Picasso painting stolen from France

...artwork, titled "La Coiffeuse" or "The Hairdresser." It was signed over to Fr?©d?©ric Dor?©, the Embassy of France's deputy chief of mission."There's a tremendous feeling of accomplishment when we return a piece of art like this," Salda...
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