Trump: ‘France is no longer France’

During a news conference in Florida, the Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump brought up the attack on a church in Normandy, and said a friend who recently visited the country told him: “I wouldn’t go to France. I wouldn’t go to France. France is no longer France.” (AFP)

French Prime Minister Valls did not shy away from confrontation, as he defended his country on Twitter. In a direct address to Mr Trump, Valls said “France is still France”, and “France is strong”. (Euronews)