武汉品茶：The French government pledges to increase its anti-terrorism efforts
The French government pledges to increase its anti-terrorism efforts
The French National Anti-Terrorism Procuratorate confirmed on October 20 that,In response to the recent terrorist attack in Paris,The authorities have detained 16 people involved in the case,Including 5 middle school students.The French government is stepping up anti-terrorism investigations,Pledged to take stronger measures to combat religious extremism.
A knife attack occurred on the streets of Conflans-Saint Honorine, a northwestern suburb of Paris, on the 16th.A middle school teacher was killed,The attacker was shot dead by the police.This is the second terrorist attack in Paris in a month.According to French media reports,The attacker was an 18-year-old man,Have a previous criminal record,But it was not included on the watch list by the French anti-terrorist department.The murdered teacher Samuel Patty had previously shown religious cartoons to students in class.
This year marks the 5th anniversary of the terrorist attack in Charlie Hebdo.September 25,A knife attack occurred on the former site of Charlie Hebdo in the 11th arrondissement of Paris.Two people were injured.There were two terrorist attacks in Paris within a month that might be related to religious extremist forces.Shocked all walks of life in France.After the tragedy on the 16th,Major cities such as Paris, Lille, Marseille and Lyon held rallies to mourn the victims.The French Presidential Palace stated thatA mourning event will be held nationwide on the 21st.
The French National Anti-Terrorism Prosecutor Ricard said,France still faces “a considerable degree of terrorist threat.”Data Display,There are currently about 20,000 dangerous elements on the “National Security Risk List” of the French intelligence service.Only a small part is substantively monitored by the government,There are also some dangerous elements that have not yet been registered.French Interior Minister Dalmanin pointed out thatSince 2017, France has frustrated 32 terrorist attacks.He said,There are still 8132 people in France who have been recorded and monitored by the police for “extremist tendencies with terrorist characteristics”.The risk of terrorist attacks is still high,It also requested that 231 illegal aliens with extreme tendencies be expelled quickly.
The French newspaper Le Figaro reported thatFrench President Macron presided over a meeting of the National Defense Committee on the 18th,Decided to take measures within two weeks,Strengthen school security work,And immediately take action against those who have made statements supporting terrorist attacks on the Internet,Including searches of their residences, etc.According to reports,The anti-separatism bill originally planned to be submitted to Parliament in December will be submitted within the next 15 days.This bill aims to “strengthen the principle of separation of church and state and consolidate the republic”The specific content includes ending the system of foreign clergy sending preaching to French religious sites, opposing foreign separatist forces’ support for French religious separatism, and starting from the 2021 school year, all children over 3 years old must go to school for education.
Before this terrorist attack,French social media posted some hate videos against the victims.Macron promised to increase efforts to combat online hatred,It is hoped that social media platforms “take the corresponding responsibilities.”It is reported that,French Minister of Citizenship, Chiapaben plans to hold meetings with some social media platform leaders,Discuss “the issue of platform supervision responsibility”,Require platforms to “take seriously” the issue of online hate speech,Cooperate with relevant government actions.
(Our newspaper, Paris, October 20th)
”People’s Daily” (15th edition on October 21, 2020)