The Elysee confirmed: the government will present to the Council of Ministers on 3 February 2016 a draft law extending the state of emergency for a period of three months. After his meeting Friday with President of the Republic, the national secretary of the PCF, Pierre Laurent, had already given information.
When contacted by The Express, the entourage of the head of state had however denied this information. “The decision is not taken and will be communicated in the coming days,” lied a counselor.
The fight against crime also organized the menu
The legislation on criminal procedure, “strengthening the fight against organized crime and its financing, effectiveness and guarantees of criminal procedure “, will also be presented on February 3 at the same council, said the Elysee in a statement.