PARIS (Reuters) – France’s inside minister mentioned on Monday that the terrorist danger remained “excessive” to “very excessive” in France following the killing of 4 police personnel by a radicalized colleague.
Minister Christophe Castaner, who additionally reiterated he had no plans to resign, added to France Inter radio that since 2003 some 59 terrorist assaults had been prevented by police, together with three for the reason that starting of the yr.
Castaner rejected opposition requires his resignation on Sunday however acknowledged alternatives had been missed to stop the killing of the police workers final week.
Mickael H, a 45-year-old IT specialist with safety clearance, killed three officers and one civilian worker earlier than he was shot lifeless by one other officer final week.
(Reporting by Dominique Vidalon; Modifying by Sudip Kar-Gupta)