French prosecutors have called for the trial of 14 people in the 2020 beheading of schoolteacher Samuel Paty by Islamic extremists. Her 6 other adults and her 6 minors under the age of 18 will be charged a lesser rate.
The two people facing the most serious charges have been named by police as Azim Epsirkhanov and Naim Boudaoud.
Both were friends of 18-year-old Abdullah Anzorov, the killer who was shot dead by police at the scene of Patti’s murder.
The pair accompanied Anzoroff to buy the murder weapon, and Budo is said to have traveled with him to the school where Patty was teaching history and geography.
The killer’s third friend, Yusuf Sinar, faces charges of being part of a terrorist organization.
The prosecutor also recommended prosecuting the father of a student at Patti’s school, a radical Islamic preacher, and a Muslim convert who had been in contact with Anzoroff through Twitter on terrorist-related charges. There is
One of the suspects, Abdelhakim Sefrioui, is known to police as a radical Islamist and is on a list of individuals suspected of posing terrorist threats.
Five days before Patty’s murder, he allegedly circulated a video on social media calling on the parents of the school’s students to demand the dismissal of the teacher.
Caricature of the Prophet
A 15-year-old girl is said to have told her parents: Patty If you show a caricature of the Prophet in class, you will be tried in children’s court. she is falsely accused. Investigators have established that she never attended a course in which her likeness was used.
Five other minors, between the ages of 13 and 15 at the time of the attack, will be charged as part of a gang that planned violence that is not a crime but a crime under French law. They are suspected of pointing victims to the killer, two of whom are believed to have received money for providing information.
The 47-year-old used the magazine as part of an ethics class to discuss France’s free speech law, where blasphemy is not a crime.
The National Anti-Terrorism Justice Authority will now examine the evidence and decide whether to proceed with any or all of the charges.
https://www.rfi.fr/en/france/20230407-six-children-among-14-to-face-trial-over-beheading-of-french-teacher-samuel-paty 6 of 14 children go to trial in French teacher’s beheading