France: The New Anti-Terrorism Law Takes Effect

October 31, 2017 0

France: New Anti-Terrorism Law Takes Effect SOEREN KERN The new law authorizes prefects to order the closure of mosques or other places of worship for a period of up to six months if preachers are […]


French parliament adopts controversial anti-terrorism bill

October 25, 2017 0

French parliament adopts controversial anti-terror bill Text by NEWS WIRES The French parliament on Wednesday adopted a tough new anti-terrorism bill that gives authorities vastly expanded powers to search homes, restrict movement and close places […]


Macron’s controversial plan to counteract terrorism

June 16, 2017 0

Macron’s controversial plan to counter-act terrorism The French president has presented his cabinet with draft legislation that would transpose the key powers of the country’s state of emergency into the ordinary law of France. Flore […]