The headquarters of the DGSE, in Paris. - ERIC DESSONS / JDD / SIPA

Two soldiers attached to the General Directorate of External Security (DGSE) were indicted and imprisoned for "attempted murder in an organized gang", we learned on Monday from the Paris prosecutor's office, confirming information of the Parisian .

The two men, aged 28 and 25, are assigned to the specialized parachutist training center of Saran (Loiret), which depends on the DGSE, the French spy service. According to the daily, they are suspected of having planned an assassination outside the scope of their duties.


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  • Homicide
  • Assassination
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