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News France » Corsica: 2 prison guards injured in attack in Corsica jail

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/01/19/2-prison-guards-injured-in-attack-in-corsica-jail.html
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

PARIS – France's justice ministry says two prison guards have been injured in Corsica after an attack launched by three inmates, amid widespread protest over working conditions across the country. A spokesman for the French penitentiary system said ...

News France » Corsica: France faces separatist demands as it ponders relationship with Corsica

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/world/europe/france-faces-separatist-demands
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

LONDON - After Britain and Spain, it now seems to be the turn of France to confront demands for greater autonomy and face potential separation from nationalists in one of its territories. In an effort to defuse potential troubles, President Emmanuel Macron ...

News France » Corsica: Tensions rise as new inmate attack fuels French prison strikes

News channel or source: http://www.digitaljournal.com/news/world/tensions-rise-as-new-inmate-attack-fuels-french-prison-strikes/article/512542
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

The scuffles at the huge Fleury-Merogis prison just south of Paris came as unions were pressing a fourth day of strikes across France sparked by a string of attacks on guards. The latest came in Borgo on the island of Corsica on Friday when three inmates ...

News France » Corsica: The World’s Top 10 Wine Destinations for 2018

News channel or source: https://vinepair.com/articles/best-wine-travel-destinations-2018/
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

For those looking to complement their tastings with other activities, Corsica is a history buff’s dream destination ... Visitors can reach the island directly by plane, or from southern France by ferry. The Valle d’Aosta is a bit of a secret among ...

News France » Corsica: Prison guards across France down their tools as anger over fresh attacks erupt

News channel or source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2018/jan/22/prison-guards-across-france-down-their-tools-as-anger-over-fresh-attacks-erupt-1760911.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

LILE, FRANCE: Two prison guards were hospitalised on Sunday after ... 28,000 guards in 188 establishments holding about 78,000 prisoners. On Friday in Borgo on Corsica, three inmates, including one under surveillance for Islamic radicalisation, attacked ...

News France » Corsica: Météo France warns of heavy rain and winds of 167kph

News channel or source: https://www.connexionfrance.com/index.php/French-news/Meteo-France-warns-of-heavy-rain-and-winds-of-167kph
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

Météo France has placed 17 departments on orange alert for heavy ... with gusts expecting to reach up to 167kph in Corsica, and up to 165kph on the mainland. The orange alerts - with orange being just one level down from the most severe “red” warning ...

News France » Corsica: Union anger after fresh attack on French prison guards

News channel or source: https://www.afp.com/en/news/23/union-anger-after-fresh-attack-french-prison-guards-doc-xe7x42
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Overnight France's justice minister Nicole Belloubet said she would ... 28,000 guards in 188 establishments holding about 78,000 prisoners. On Friday in Borgo on Corsica, three inmates, including one under surveillance for Islamic radicalisation, attacked ...

News France » Corsica: Fresh attack on French prison guards leaves 2 injured

News channel or source: http://www.pulse.ng/news/world/fresh-attack-on-french-prison-guards-leaves-2-injured-id7873966.html
Publication date: Sunday 21 January 2018

Overnight France's justice minister Nicole Belloubet said she would ... 28,000 guards in 188 establishments holding about 78,000 prisoners. On Friday in Borgo on Corsica, three inmates, including one under surveillance for Islamic radicalisation, attacked ...

News France » Corsica: French prison unions vote to press on with strike

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/french-prison-unions-vote-to-press-on-with-strike/ar-AAuWc9G
Publication date: Saturday 20 January 2018

Reforms promised - On Friday in Borgo on Corsica, three inmates ... attacked three officers with scissors and a razor blade at a high-security prison in northern France. Two other attacks followed in less than a week, prompting guards to launch a ...