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Carlos The jackal sentenced to life in jail

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Carlos The jackal sentenced to life in jail
Carlos The jackal sentenced to life in jail   -   Copyright  Thomson Reuters 2021   -  

<div> <p><span class="caps">PARIS</span> – Carlos the Jackal, the leftist militant who carried out attacks across the globe in the 1970s and 1980s, had the life sentence he had been given for a deadly grenade attack on a Paris shop in 1974, confirmed on Thursday, the Paris Prosecutor’s Office said.</p> <p>Carlos was found guilty in 2017 over a grenade attack in 1974 on a shop on Paris’s Champs Elysees, the Drugstore Publicis, that killed two people and injured 36.</p> <p>Carlos, whose real name is Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, was born in Venezuela and is now aged 71, is already serving two other life terms and has lost appeals against them.</p> <p/> </div>