On December 21, 1975, he was taken hostage with other ministers by Venezuelan terrorist Carlos the Jackal
during an OPEC meeting.
Carlos the Jackal
, the Marxist guerrilla who became a symbol of Cold War anti-imperialism, has told a newspaper that he moved freely through Switzerland in the 1970s under a "non-aggression pact" between the government and the Palestine Liberation Organization.
And who else would put a Pop Art painting of infamous terrorist Carlos the Jackal
on the cover of their debut album?
1 An inquest found Lord Lucan guilty of murder 2 Britain voted in a referendum to stay in the Common Market 3 Police began the hunt for Carlos the Jackal
4 Margaret Thatcher became leader of the Conservative Party impossipuzzles A flashy old girl in Rabat Had lots of fine gems on her hat.
In a 2011 speech in ystanbul in defense of Carlos the Jackal
, Eulcer described him as a "symbol of the honorable struggle against imperialism and Zionism.
He was one of the first officers at the scene when Venezuelan terrorist Carlos the Jackal
shot Jewish businessman Joseph Sieff in 1973.
During his near half-century of fighting crime he tangled with some of the biggest names in the criminal underworld, chasing Carlos the Jackal
and members of the notorious terrorist group the Baader-Meinhof gang.
International terrorist Carlos the Jackal
is suspected; September 17, 1986: A bomb outside the Tati department store in Paris kills seven and wounds 55, the worst of 15 such attacks committed by a pro-Iranian group that killed 13 people and wounded 303; July 25, 1995: A bomb in a com-muter train explodes at the St Michel metro station in Paris, killing eight and wounding 119; March 11 and 15, 2012: Mohamed Merah, 23, shoots three soldiers dead in Toulouse and Montauban before killing three students and a teacher at a Jewish school in Toulouse.
Paradoxically, by choosing as his subject the revolutionist wife of uber-terrorist Carlos the Jackal
, Israeli documentarian Nadav Schirman emerges with a flattened-out portrait of a docile, unemancipated spouse heedlessly following her man.
It has hosted prominent militants including Osama bin Laden and Carlos the Jackal
Summary: Paris: Notorious Venezuelan militant Carlos the Jackal
returned to court in Paris on Monday to .
Coutant-Peyre is the wife of the notorious Venezuelan-born terrorist Ilich RamAirez Snchez, known as Carlos the Jackal
, whom she is also representing.