France

France: Churches are Being Destroyed as Mosques Spring Up

Via Gatestone Institute “France is not a random space… fifteen centuries of history and geography determined its personality. Inscribed in the depths of our landscape, the churches, the cathedrals and other places of pilgrimage give meaning and form to our patriotism. Let us demand our civil authorities to respect it”. …

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Protestors Wall off Access to French Migrant Shelter

Via The Local France Locals in southwestern France have built a wall around the entrance to a disused hotel in protest against plans to turn it into a migrant centre. Protesters in a town in southwest France have built a nearly-two-metre-high wall around the entrance to a disused hotel to …

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Hundreds of Private Pools Used by Uninvited ‘Young Men’

In France, owners of private pools face a new kind of infringement of property. In hundreds of places all over the country, ‘youths’ enter illegally properties in order to enjoy the swimming pools. In the region of Toulouse, the regional secretary of the Alliance police union told BFMTV that police …

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France to Boost Refugee Aid, Deport Economic Migrants

Via France 24 France will cut processing time for asylum requests and boost housing for refugees while “systematically” deporting illegal economic migrants, Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said Wednesday. Unveiling an “action plan” for dealing with tens of thousands of people who arrive in France each year, Philippe said it aimed …

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Police Evict Thousands of Migrants from Paris Sidewalks

Via Reuters French police evicted thousands of migrants living on sidewalks in an area of northern Paris as dawn broke on Friday – many of them people who fled war or strife in countries as far away as Sudan, Eritrea and Afghanistan. Dozens of police and white police vans moved …

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