Ildar Dadin was convicted in December 2015 of breaking strict new legislation regulating public demonstrations. He is the only person to have been convicted under the law passed by Russia in 2014.
'[French] People don't have access to guns. Here, you don't have people with guns opening fire on the crowd simply for the satisfaction of causing drama and tragedy,' said the French president.
It is unclear why Henry Rousso, a Jew who was born in Egypt, was detained and nearly deported by immigration authorities as an illegal alien.
Historian Gideon Greif has dedicated his life to clearing the name of Auschwitz's Sonderkommando and exposing the 'pure Jewish heroism' of their revolt.
It isn't the first dispatch sent by the former Iranian president, who can count Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama among his pen pals.
Local authorities refuse to issue birth certificates, which are necessary in order to allow the children to be issued Israeli passports.
VX nerve agent, classified as weapon of mass destruction by UN, was found on eye and face of Kim Jong Nam, police say.