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  • Creys-Malville, France
    Monday Jan 18, 1982

    Carlos the Jackal

    Attack on the Superphénix French nuclear power station

    Creys-Malville, France
    Monday Jan 18, 1982

    With conditional support from the Iraqi regime and after the death of Haddad, Carlos offered the services of his group to the PFLP and other groups. His group's first attack may have been a failed rocket attack on the Superphénix French nuclear power station on 18 January 1982.




  • Paris, France
    Monday Mar 29, 1982

    Carlos the Jackal

    Bombing of the Paris-Toulouse

    Paris, France
    Monday Mar 29, 1982

    France was struck by a wave of terrorist attacks, including: the bombing of the Paris-Toulouse TGV 'Le Capitole' train on 29 March 1982 (5 dead, 77 injured).




  • France
    Sunday Apr 4, 1982

    Falklands War

    Conqueror

    France
    Sunday Apr 4, 1982

    The nuclear-powered submarine Conqueror set sail from France on 4 April, whilst the two aircraft carriers Invincible and Hermes, in the company of escort vessels, left Portsmouth only a day later.




  • Paris, France
    Thursday Apr 22, 1982

    Carlos the Jackal

    The car-bombing of the newspaper Al-Watan al-Arabi

    Paris, France
    Thursday Apr 22, 1982

    The car-bombing of the newspaper Al-Watan al-Arabi in Paris on April 22, 1982 (1 dead, 63 injured).




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