Etienne Rouillon

Europe

'The World or Nothing': Meet MILI, the New Face of Student Protests in France

Members of the Independent Movement for Joint Struggle, known by its French acronym MILI, have been accused of disrupting protests and behaving like thugs in the course of advancing its political agenda.
Etienne Rouillon
4.12.16
Europe

In Photos: Paris Police Evacuate the City's Largest Slum

Temporary two-week accommodation has been set up for the slum's former residents — but many have no idea where they will go when those two weeks are up.
Etienne Rouillon
2.4.16
Paris

In Photos: Paris Dredges Canal in Hipster Neighborhood, Finds Bicycles, Beer, And a Gun

Workers dredging the historic Canal Saint-Martin to carry out maintenance work have also uncovered several submerged chairs, scooters, and motorbikes — as well as at least one gun, which was quickly seized by police.
Etienne Rouillon
1.6.16
VICE News

Charlie Hebdo Pays Tribute To Slain Contributors With Provocative Anniversary Issue

Charlie Hebdo marks the anniversary of the massacre with a special edition filled with the magazine's trademark brand of provocation and biting satire.
Etienne Rouillon
1.6.16
Paris

What We Learned Covering the 2015 Paris Terror Attacks

The VICE News Paris office looks back at the lessons learned while reporting on the deadliest violence to strike France since World War II.
Etienne Rouillon
12.31.15
VICE News

In The Streets of Paris Under Attack

As terror struck Paris, life ground to a halt as terrified civilians took cover and heavily armed soldiers patrolled emtpy streets.
Etienne Rouillon
11.14.15
Europe

Photos Show French Police Evicting the Residents of 'France's Oldest Slum'

Local authorities had recently warned residents that the slum could be torn down any day, justifying the decision by highlighting the health and safety fears associated with living there.
Etienne Rouillon
8.28.15
africa

Leaked Report Alleges French Troops Raped Starving Children in the Central African Republic as They Sought Food

UN whistleblower Anders Kompass could be fired for revealing that children as young as nine were submitted to sexual abuse.
Etienne Rouillon
4.29.15
Europe

Marseille Housing Estate on Lockdown After Masked Men Open Fire on Police

Elite police units prepared to enter La Castellane, an impoverished area notorious for drug trafficking, just as the prime minister was due to visit the city to hail progress on crime.
Etienne Rouillon
2.9.15
Europe

Belgium on Alert After Deadly Raid on Suspected Terror Cell 'Planning Attacks on Police'

Major Jewish schools were closed and the public told to avoid police stations after a nationwide operation which left two suspects dead and 13 in custody.
Etienne Rouillon
1.16.15
Europe

France Seizes Illegal Shipment of 170 Critically Endangered Baby Tortoises

The creatures, deemed as precious as 'living jewels', are coveted for their unique shells and can fetch up to $10,000 each on the black market.
Etienne Rouillon
12.30.14
Europe

France Deploys Troops and Raises Terror Threat Level in Response to 'Allahu Akbar' Attacks

After three attacks on civilians in two days that killed one person and injured 20, French officials deployed up to 300 troops to help patrol public places.
Etienne Rouillon
12.24.14
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