Carlos the Jackal stands trial over 1974
KDRTVCarlos the Jackal stands trial over 1974 Paris shop attackKDRTVIsabelle Coutant-Peyre (R), French lawyer and wife of Venezuelan Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, aka Carlos, arrives at the Palais de Justice in Paris, before the start of the trial of Venezuelan Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, aka Carlos, for the deadly bombing of a ...and more »
Posted on 15 March 2017 | 7:03 am
Frederick Forsyth: 'We should go after those
Plymouth HeraldFrederick Forsyth: 'We should go after those who jailed Marine A”Plymouth HeraldAuthor Frederick Forsyth said: “It's not over yet. We always wanted justice - a very elusive word, much used, seldom achieved, it's a two-bladed weapon. “Firstly, one blade to get a man who should never have been in prison out of prison, secondly, we ...Jailed Royal Marine A could be free 'within weeks' as his murder conviction is reduced to manslaughter after 1616 ...The SunUK soldier wins appeal of Taliban war crime convictionDAWN.comTwo key witnesses say they were blocked by defence chiefs from telling Marine A's court martial how his commanders ...Daily MailRT -NW Evening Mailall 105 news articles »
Posted on 15 March 2017 | 5:26 am
Marine Alexander Blackman conviction reduced
Marine Alexander Blackman conviction reduced to manslaughterBBC NewsMrs Blackman, who led a campaign alongside author Frederick Forsyth and the Daily Mail, said she was "delighted" with the ruling. "This is a crucial decision and one which better reflects the circumstances my husband found himself in during that ...
Posted on 15 March 2017 | 3:44 am
'I'm a Professional Revolutionary,' Says
U.S. News & World Report'I'm a Professional Revolutionary,' Says Carlos the Jackal at New TrialU.S. News & World ReportFiles are seen in the courtroom before the opening of the trial of Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, known as Carlos the Jackal, in Paris, France March 13, 2017. Carlos the Jackal is appearing in a Paris court for a deadly 1974 attack at a shopping arcade in the ...'I don't like violence': Carlos the Jackal in Paris trialNew Straits Times OnlineCarlos the Jackal denounces latest France terror trialBBC NewsNotorious 'super-terrorist' Carlos the Jackal blows kisses as he goes on trial for deadly Paris bombing more than 40 ...The SunThe New Daily -UPI.comall 92 news articles »
Posted on 13 March 2017 | 10:15 am
Frederick Forsyth's broken leg hurts SPYfest
Goulburn PostFrederick Forsyth's broken leg hurts SPYfestGoulburn PostWhen famous author Frederick Forsyth fell down stairs on his 78th birthday, he could not have known it would have financial repercussions on the other side of the world. Forsyth's broken leg forced him to cancel his trip from the UK to Goulburn last ...
Posted on 11 March 2017 | 2:42 pm
How Citroën saved the French President’s
The Citroen’s advanced design had thwarted OAS’s plans. Frederick Forsyth dramatized this assassination attempt in his best-selling novel and subsequent feature film, "The Day of the Jackal". De Gaulle, holding the power of clemency as President ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 8:26 pm
Celebrity odds and ends
Actor Tom Skerritt is 82. Jazz musician Wayne Shorter is 82. Movie director Hugh Hudson is 79. Author Frederick Forsyth is 77. Actor David Canary is 77. Movie director John Badham is 76. Filmmaker Marshall Brickman is 76. Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal is 73.
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 1:06 pm
August 25, birthdays for Gene Simmons, Regis
author Frederick Forsyth, who was born in 1938; former game show host Monty Hall, who was born in 1923; actor Anthony Heald, who was born in 1944; actress Blake Lively, who was born in 1987; television personality Regis Philbin, who was born in New York ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 11:40 pm
Birmingham Mail Nostalgia - A look back at
Sean Connery, actor, 85; Frederick Forsyth, novelist, 77; Martin Amis, author, 67; Gene Simmons, rock musician (Kiss), 66; Elvis Costello (Declan MacManus), rock musician, 61; Tim Burton, film director, 57; Billy Ray Cyrus, singer, 54; Joanne Whalley ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 7:26 pm
Today's Celebrity Birthdays
Jazz musician Wayne Shorter is 82. Movie director Hugh Hudson is 79. Actor David Canary is 77. Author Frederick Forsyth is 77. Filmmaker Marshall Brickman is 76. Movie director John Badham is 76. R&B singer Walter Williams (The O'Jays) is 72. Canadian jazz ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 1:08 pm