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2nd Man Is Arrested Over Knife Attack in Nice

PARIS — The French authorities said on Friday that they had arrested a man suspected of being in contact with an assailant who killed three people at a church in Nice on Thursday, an attack that rattled the country and reignited fears of terrorism as officials blamed some foreign leaders for stoking hatred of France.An official in the French judiciary, who was not authorized to speak publicly on a continuing investigation, said that the suspect, a 47-year-old man, had been arrested on Thursday night, but did not provide further details. French security forces routinely use a wide scope when arresting and questioning suspects’ family, friends and contacts after an attack.Gérald Darmanin, the interior minister, said that France faced a high-level threat of terrorism and was being “particu...

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For Survivors at Charlie Hebdo Trial, Wounds Are Still Raw

Survivors recalled how the assailants fired targeted, methodical bursts from their AK-47s.Laurent Léger, formerly an investigative reporter for Charlie Hebdo, described a “kaleidoscope of images, sounds, memories, sensations” that overwhelmed him.“In a flash, I saw the bodies fall,” Mr. Léger said. “Listening to the others, plunging back into this nightmare, this carnage, it’s very trying.”The testimonies of Ms. Rey and Ms. Vinson were particularly harrowing.Ms. Rey’s voice trembled when she recalled being grabbed by the brothers as she headed outside to smoke a cigarette. She remembered how prepared they were — they knew her face and her nickname, Coco — and their excitement as she typed in the entrance code.“After the shooting, there was silence,” said Ms. Rey. “A deathly silence.”For...

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