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In the aftermath of the Nice attack which claimed the lives of three people a 47-year-old man has been place in police custody on Thursday evening, October 29 suspected of having been in contact with the perpetrator the day before the attack. Read More
France has raised its national security alert to the highest level following the knife attack in Nice on Thursday. Three people were killed in the attack at the Notre-Dame basilica. All three were attacked inside the basilica before the first Mass of the day. Read More
A “light lockdown” has been announced by French President Emmanuel Macron in the fight against Covid-19 in France. Read More
Police in Nice have opened an investigation after a 30 year old man has died after being stabbed during a fight on the Quai de Etats-Unis. The stabbing occurred shortly after 10pm on Tuesday evening. One person has been placed in police custody in connection with the incident. Read More
French President Emmanuel Macron is to address the nation at 8pm this evening to announce new restrictions concerning the second wave of Covid-19 in France. Read More
President Macron has held a defence council meeting with his ministers and health authorities this morning to discuss the coronavirus situation. A second defence council meeting will take place tomorrow morning after which reports say the president will make an address detailing new measures. Read More
During a video press conference held on Monday the mayor of Nice Christian Estrosi, has announced plans to introduce weekend lockdowns and the closure of nonessential shops from next week should the number of Covid-19 cases continue to rise in the Alpes Maritimes. Read More
France has reached a new record in the number of Covid-19 cases with 52,000 new cases recorded in the last 24 hours on Sunday. Over the last seven days 12,176 people have been hospitalized of which 1,816 are currently in intensive care. Read More