Emmanuel Macron Signs the Anti-Terrorism Law that replaces State of Emergency

SECURITY: The president said that the law “will come into force tomorrow.” But it should be implemented when the state of emergency will end on Wednesday at midnight, according to the Elysee … The President signed on Monday, before the cameras in his office at the Elysee Palace, the anti-terrorism law that will replace the state of …

Terrorist Threat: France will Maintain the Border Controls until 30th April

Initially planned until October 31st, border controls will be extended until April 30, 2018 in France. The reason: “persistence” of the terrorist threat. France will maintain until the 30th April, 2018 border controls reinstated on the evening of the attacks of the 13th November 2015, arguing that the continued  “persistence” of the terrorist threat , we have learned this Thursday …

Marseille: Attack with a Knife at the Gare Saint-Charles, the Suspect Shot

The terrorism prosecutor opened an investigation for “murder” and “attempted murder person holding public authority” … Two women died in the attack. One was stabbed, the other murdered. The suspect, who has not been identified, was killed by soldiers of the Sentinel operation. The anti-terrorist section of the Paris prosecutor has opened an investigation. A man …

Terrorism: Eleven Terrorist Attacks Defeated Since the Beginning of the Year in France, announces Gérard Collomb

TERRORISM: The last attack was thwarted last week in Saint-Ouen with the arrest of a person who wanted to tackle the police … Eleven attacks have been foiled since the beginning of the year in France, Interior Minister Gérard Collomb said on Friday when the new Director General of Internal Security (DGSI) was installed. According …

Attacks in Catalonia: A Spanish Swimmer Sacrifices his Race to Honor the Victims of Barcelona

SWIMMING: Fernando Alvarez had asked the organizers of the competition to observe a minute of silence … Fernando Alvarez is not the best known swimmer in the world, but is now the center of attention in Spain. Swimmer observed , all alone, a minute of silence in tribute to the victims of Thursday’s attacks in Catalonia. The scene took place on Saturday, …

Attacks in Spain: League 1 and League 2 Clubs will Observe a Minute Silence this Weekend

FOOTBALL: The LFP announced Friday … All stadiums that will host matches of League 1 and League 2 this weekend will observe a minute of silence for the victims of the attacks in Barcelona and Cambrils, that killed at least 14 people, announced the Professional Football League on Friday. Communiqué #LFP : une minute de silence …

Anti Terrorism Law: What are the Measures that will Replace the State of Emergency?

TERRORISM: The Senate followed the recommendations of its Committee on Legislation, which met last week … The Senate adopted that night. The anti-terrorism bill has been approved by the Upper House, with amendments proposed by the Committee on Laws, replacing on the 1st November, the next state of emergency, already renewed six times since the attacks of November 2015. …

14th July: As many as 86,000 Police and Gendarmes Mobilized in France

SAFETY: Balls and popular events will be monitored, as well as the “high traffic” tourist areas … Their mission, ensuring the safety of French and tourists participating in the Bastille Day festivities.  Nearly 86,000 police and gendarmes and 7,000 soldiers of the Sentinel operation and 44,000 firefighters will be mobilized on the 13th and 14th July. …