VATICAN CITY (Reuters) -- Pope Francis sought to comfort relatives and close friends of the more than 80 victims of the attack in Nice in July, who were run down by a man driving a truck as they celebrated France's national day.
(RNS) Fourteen hundred years ago, the Quran warned that the spreading of indecent acts such as pornography only results in pain and misery for society.
PARIS — Several of the men involved in apparently Islamic State-inspired attacks in Paris in November 2015 and in Brussels in March 2016 had a history of crime.
(Reuters) Many Muslims feel their community is being unfairly blamed for the Bastille Day attack that killed 84 people, and they fear that discrimination and social divisions will grow in its wake.
(RNS) The pontiff called out of the blue on Sunday evening, apologizing for his lack of fluency in French and promising to meet with families of the victims "as soon as possible."
(Reuters) As of Sunday no evidence had been produced to show how Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel underwent a rapid transformation from someone with no apparent interest in religion.