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Associate Fellow Paul Vallet Quoted in Article on Nice

Following the attack in Nice on 14 July, GCSP Associate Fellow Paul Vallet discussed how the French people responded to the attack.

Mr Vallet said that the attitude in France was "an immediate sense of anger" after the attack.

"There was no period of public opinion being subdued, no looking at authorities for reassurance. People’s reaction was, ‘there has to be something wrong with the modus operandi here.'"

The article goes on to dive further into the evolution of French sentiment following recent European attacks, as it has shifted from unity and solidarity with the government towards anger that these attacks are continuing to occur.


>> Read the full article here