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A catalogue of terror in France

Thursday's attack on the Champs Elysees in Paris saw a gunman kill a policeman and wound two others in bloodshed claimed by the Islamic State group just days before an election. Here is a recap of major attacks and foiled attempts since the Charlie Hebdo shootings in Paris in January 2015. - January 7-9: Two men armed with Kalashnikov rifles storm the Paris offices of satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo killing 12 people.
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