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France to expel 231 suspected extremists after attack on teacher – Sydney Morning Herald

Thousands of people gathered across France on Sunday to support teachers and defend freedom of expression after the killing that has shocked a nation.

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Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin asked local prefects to order the expulsions at a meeting on Sunday afternoon, Paris time, according to the source and Europe 1.
Of the total number of suspects, 180 people are currently in prison and 51 were due to be arrested in the next hours, the police union source said.
Demonstrators hold placards reading “I am a teacher” and “I want a free teacher” in Paris on Sunday.Credit:AP
Darmanin also asked his ministry’s services to examine more closely the requ…

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