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Paris, France, 2005/11/15 - France state Interior Minister, Nicolas Sarkozy announced the expulsion of all foreigners including resident card holders convicted of taking part in the last three weeks riots..
Convincted of taking part of the last 3 weeks riots, decision of deportation should be announced in a very near future. Expulsion should begin as early as next week. As many as ten foreign rioters should be deported from the country.
Today, French socialist-communist opposition voted against a three-months extension of state-of-emergency (under a 1955 law that allows the declaring of a state-of-emergency in parts or all of France). Groups UMP / UDF voted for this text presented by state Interior Minister, Nicolas Sarkozy.
Minors are subject to the law between 22:00 and 06:00 (21:00 and 05:00 GMT) unless accompanied by an adult, and are also banned from buying gazoline.
As this week, the country is celebrating the 35-years anniversary of General de Gaulle death, the Union for a Popular Movement intends to remain, more than ever, faithful to its message.
The Republic, not chaos!
"The Republic should not yield to violence" declared Valerie Pécresse and Luc Chatel during the press conference last November 7. For the UMP, (Union for a Popular Movement) nothing can justify the violence, whose first victims are the inhabitants of the suburbs. The UMP launched a republican call to restore the "state of right" all across the French territory.
The prefecture had decided to prohibit Sunday any gathering in the center of Lyon between 2:00pm and 7:00pm, the shortly after scuffles between young people and police force.
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