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All of Europe is Charlie today

Commissioner Avramopoulos facing the press in the courtyard of "Place Beauveau" (© NGV / B2)
Commissioner Avramopoulos facing the press in the courtyard of “Place Beauveau” (© NGV / B2)

(BRUSSELS2)  “Europe is Charlie said European Commissioner Avromopoulos. " Today we are all French citizens » added US Secretary of State for Justice Eric Holder.

Solidarity meeting and first leads

The G10 of interior ministers met in Paris this Sunday in a very short meeting, before the march, intended both to express the solidarity of several countries with France in the fight against terrorism but also to (re)lay the foundations for greater cooperation in the fight against terrorism.

Arsenal not enough

« The phenomenon of terrorism concerns us all. It does not distinguish between Nations or between continents. » indicated, in introduction to the meeting, Bernard Cazeneuve, the French Minister of the Interior. “ At European and international level, we already have a number of texts important (at international or European level) but they are obviously not enough because our action must be projected in a global and operational approach ».

(Nicolas Gros-Verheyde, in Paris)

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Nicolas Gros Verheyde

Chief editor of the B2 site. Graduated in European law from the University of Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne and listener to the 65th session of the IHEDN (Institut des Hautes Etudes de la Défense Nationale. Journalist since 1989, founded B2 - Bruxelles2 in 2008. EU/NATO correspondent in Brussels for Sud-Ouest (previously West-France and France-Soir).