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Pauline Mevel

'My life is safe now,' refugee students say at elite Paris university

Mar 15 2016

PARIS Twenty-seven year old Minawar Ahmadzai slept in a park during his first few weeks in Paris. Three months on, the Afghani asylum-seeker is studying at one of France's most prestigious universities.

"My life is safe now," refugee students say at elite Paris university

Mar 15 2016

PARIS Twenty-seven year old Minawar Ahmadzai slept in a park during his first few weeks in Paris. Three months on, the Afghani asylum-seeker is studying at one of France's most prestigious universities.

'You saved my life': Paris attack survivors seek solace with Bataclan security man

Feb 25 2016

PARIS Thirty-five-year-old Didi saved scores of lives on Nov. 13 when Islamic State militants attacked the Bataclan concert hall where he was in charge of security. Now those he saved say they turn to him for solace.

Man who tried to bring Afghan child into UK cleared on migration charges

Jan 14 2016

BOULOGNE-SUR-MER, France A former British soldier who tried to smuggle a four-year-old Afghan girl into Britain at her father's request was on Thursday cleared of all charges related to aiding illegal immigration.

Man who tried to bring Afghan child into UK cleared on migration charges

Jan 14 2016

BOULOGNE-SUR-MER, France A former British soldier who tried to smuggle a four-year-old Afghan girl into Britain at her father's request was on Thursday cleared of all charges related to aiding illegal immigration.

Briton in smuggling trial says could not leave child in squalid camp

Jan 14 2016

BOULOGNE-SUR-MER, France A British ex-soldier who tried to smuggle a 4-year-old Afghan girl into Britain at her father's request told a court in France that he was sorry but that he could not bear to leave the child to sleep in the cold in a squalid migrant camp.

Briton goes on trial in France for trying to smuggle Afghan child into UK

Jan 13 2016

BOULOGNE-SUR-MER, France Former soldier Rob Lawrie goes on trial in France on Thursday for trying to smuggle a four-year-old Afghan girl into Britain at her father's request.

Briton seeks acquittal in France for trying to take migrant girl to UK - lawyer

Jan 12 2016

PARIS A British ex-soldier hopes to be cleared of all charges in France after trying to smuggle a small Afghan girl into Britain at her father's request, since French law protects from punishment those who help people in danger, his lawyer said.

Exclusive: In Paris attack, nurse discovers the man he tried to save was bomber

Nov 21 2015

PARIS In the chaos of the explosion at the Comptoir Voltaire cafe, one of several targets hit in the Nov. 13 Paris attacks, nurse David instinctively sought to help the wounded. | Video

Exclusive: In Paris attack, nurse discovers the man he tried to save was bomber

Nov 21 2015

PARIS In the chaos of the explosion at the Comptoir Voltaire cafe, one of several targets hit in the Nov. 13 Paris attacks, nurse David instinctively sought to help the wounded. | Video

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