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France Expected to Extend State of Emergency Rule

Following last week's truck attack in Nice, France’s National Assembly is expected to extend the state of emergency governed by a rule that gives police greater search-and-arrest powers, without advance clearance from judges.   French President Francois Hollande said ahead of Tuesday evening's parliamentary debate that his "responsibility" in the wake of Nice attack was “to extend by three months the state of emergency," due to expire on July 26, adding that he...

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