Road deaths in France are down in August announced the Interior Minister

Road safety: The Number of Road Deaths down 9% in August

ACCIDENTS:  “30 lives have been saved” from August 2015, said the Minister of Interior, announcing a fall in road deaths in France… Good news on the front of road safety . The number of deaths on the roads of France was down 9% in August, with 302 people killed, 30 less than in August 2015. […]

Continue Reading
260 people have been arrested in France for terrorism offences

Terrorism: 260 People have been Arrested since the Beginning of the Year

SECURITY: The terrorism threat remains “extremely high” and “maximum vigilance” is necessary … The anti-terrorist operations have increased since the beginning of the year. “260 people in connection with terrorist activity or terrorist operations were detained,” said Bernard Cazeneuve in an interview with the daily La Presse de la Mancha . “Currently, 689 French or ordinarily resident […]

Continue Reading
Trucks are blocking the A16 in France against the migrant camp in Calais

Migrants in Calais: The snail operation began on the A16

Dozens of trucks blocking the A16 up to Calais to ask for the rapid evacuation of the migrant camp in Calais … They want to shout their displeasure of the migrant camp in Calais populated than ever and regular incidents on port bypass. Exasperated, economic actors of Calais organise, since Monday morning, to demand the rapid […]

Continue Reading
Bernard Cazeneuve has said the government is committed to the dismantlement of the Calais Jungle

The dismantling of the “Jungle” in Calais will continue “step by step,” says Cazeneuve

LILLE: The Interior Minister, Bernard Cazeneuve is expected on site in Calais on Friday … Bernard Cazeneuve arrives in the “Jungle” with measures in his wallet. The interior minister said Thursday that the government would “continue with the utmost determination” dismantling “in stages” of the migrant camp at Calais since spring 2015. “We have already proceeded […]

Continue Reading
557 people were arrested by the security forces since the beginning of the Euro 2016 Tournament

Euro 2016: 557 People Arrested Since the Start of the Tournament

The interior minister, Bernard Cazeneuve, has released the information, of violence and arrests since the start of the Euro 2016 football, which he considers “generally positive” … After ten days of the Euro 2016  football tournament, the Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve, and Sports Minister, Patrick Kanner, released information on Monday, of the violence and arrests during […]

Continue Reading
Bernard Cazeneuve announcement banning the sale of alcohol in sensitive areas during the Euro 2016

Euro 2016: Cazeneuve Announcement, Banning the Sale of Alcohol

The interior minister, Bernard Cazeneuve, announced the banning of the sale of alcohol in sensitive areas. The Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said on Sunday that a there will be a ban on alcohol sales in “sensitive areas” vigils and match days of the Euro, after denouncing the violence “unacceptable” that occurred yesterday in Marseille.  “I […]

Continue Reading
The entire crew of the helicopter of the Gendarmerie perished in the Hautes-Pyrénées

Hautes-Pyrénées: Four Dead in the Crash of a Police Helicopter, Cazeneuve on the Scene Tonight

DISASTER: The unit of the gendarmerie of Tarbes was on a mission in the mountains with a pilot … A helicopter of the gendarmerie crashed Friday in the Hautes-Pyrénées, killing four people, the four policemen aboard. The accident occurred shortly before noon during a training mission at altitude in Cauterets, according to reports from the gendarmerie. An […]

Continue Reading
The fight against terrorism in France is far from over

In France, the Fight Against Terrorism is Far from Over

TERRORISM:  According to the Minister of the Interior, 15 planned attacks have been foiled since 2013 … Since the beginning of the year, 101 people “directly related to terrorism” were arrested, according to Bernard Cazeneuve . In an interview to be published in newspapers of Friday Ebra group, six months after the attacks in November […]

Continue Reading
The dates for the French Presidential election have been announced

French Presidential Election will be Held on 23rd April and 7th May, 2017

The spokesman of the government Stéphane Le Foll announced the dates for the the election schedule for 2017 … We now know the dates of the presidential election . The first round of voting will be held on the 23rd April and the second round of voting will be on the 7th May, 2017, said […]

Continue Reading
France sending troops and aid to Ecuador to help earthquake victims

Earthquake in Ecuador: Paris to send 30 Soldiers and 16 tons of Equipment

France is sending “in the coming hours” to Ecuador a detachment of 30 soldiers of the Civil Security which specialize in treating water and to assist victims of the earthquake that hit the country on Saturday the Minister of Interior These 30 soldiers based in Nogent -le-Rotrou ( Eure-et-Loir ), will join three officers already […]

Continue Reading