Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel ploughed a lorry into crowds celebrating France’s national day on Thursday night of last week. He killed more than 80 people including at least ten children, and injured over 100 more. Read more here.
President Frncois Hollande vowed to “strike at those who threaten us” by stepping up bombing in Iraq and Syria. Bombs will only fuel further violence, death and desperation.
Refugees in the Calais camp responded with offerings of solidarity and stretched their hands out to the people of France.