June 27, 2013
by Theresa Donovan
Convicted terrorist Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, also known as 'Carlos the Jackal', on Wednesday lost an appeal of his conviction for taking part in four bombings in France in 1982 and 1983, including two bombings that took place in Marseilles on New Year's Eve in 1983. A total of 11 people were killed ...[read more]
November 7, 2011
by Jennie Ryan
A special anti-terrorist court at the Palais de Justice in Paris began proceedings on Monday in the trial of alleged terrorist "Carlos the Jackal" accused of planning numerous bombings throughout France in the early 80s. Venezuelan-born Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, widely known as "Carlos the Jackal," ...[read more]
May 4, 2007
by Alexis Unkovic
The convicted assassin and terrorist known popularly as Carlos the Jackal- Venezuelan-born Ilich Ramirez Sanchez- may soon be forced to stand trial in France for his alleged participation in four deadly terror bombings in 1982 and 1983, according to a French judicial official speaking... ...[read more]
July 4, 2006
by Bernard Hibbitts
The appeals chamber of the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg ruled Tuesday that eight years solitary confinement in a French prison for the convicted assassin and terrorist known popularly as Carlos the Jackal- Venezuelan-born Ilich Ramirez Sanchez- was not inhumane or otherwise ...[read more]
July 4, 2006
by Bernard Hibbitts
The appeals chamber of the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg ruled Tuesday that eight years solitary confinement in a French prison for the convicted assassin and terrorist known popularly as Carlos the Jackal- Venezuelan-born Ilich Ramirez Sanchez- was not inhumane or otherwise ...[read more]
January 25, 2006
by Holly Manges Jones
A jailed Venezuelan terrorist Wednesday appealed to the European Court of Human Rights, arguing that the eight years he spent in solitary confinement in a French prison was a breach of the European Convention on Human Rights. Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, otherwise known as Carlos the Jackal... ...[read more]

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