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Manuel Valls


French PM Manuel Valls keeps open option of challenge to Francois HollandeSign in to Read

November 27, 2016 10:18 pm

Leading Socialist politician Claude Bartolone had said Hollande and Valls should both take part in the Socialist primary election to pick the party's candidate for next year's presidential race.

French PM Manuel Valls visits Israel to push for peace planSign in to Read

May 22, 2016 4:39 pm

Negotiations between the Israelis and Palestinians have been at a standstill since a US-led initiative collapsed in April 2014.

French PM favours Muslim headscarf ban at universitiesSign in to Read

April 13, 2016 9:38 pm

Citing secular traditions, France banned the face-covering Muslim veil and forbids headscarves and other religious symbols in schools and public buildings.

France PM Manuel Valls warns extreme Islam winning the propaganda warSign in to Read

April 05, 2016 11:20 am

Speaking at a roundtable on Islamism in Paris on Monday, the premier warned that Salafists were "winning the ideological and cultural battle" in France, home of Europe's biggest Muslim population.

More major attacks in Europe 'a certainty': French PM Manuel VallsSign in to Read

February 13, 2016 4:03 pm

"We have entered - we all feel it - in a new era characterised by the lasting presence of 'hyper-terrorism'," said Valls.

French PM warns of risk of chemical, biological attackSign in to Read

November 19, 2015 3:42 pm

"We must not rule anything out," Manuel Valls said.

France's govt wants emergency surveillance powersSign in to Read

April 13, 2015 9:43 pm

Valls urged a new intelligence bill for extraordinary measures that would be used only emergency.