Gabriel Attal wonders, pointing to the RN, “if Vladimir Putin’s troops are not already in our country” | EUROtoday

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Prime Minister Gabriel Attal during the government questions session at the National Assembly, February 27, 2024.

“There is reason to wonder if Vladimir Putin’s troops are not already in our country”judged on Tuesday February 27 the Prime Minister, Gabriel Attal, in a tense skirmish with Marine Le Pen, relating to the remarks made the day earlier than by the Head of State, who mentioned he didn’t exclude the sending, finally, Western troops in Ukraine.

“Emmanuel Macron has taken a further step towards belligerence, posing an existential risk to 70 million French people and, more particularly, to our armed forces already deployed in eastern Europe”declared the National Rally MP for Pas-de-Calais, throughout the federal government questions session on the National Assembly.

“I am told that it is in the interest of humanity, but what is this divine right which has made France the soldier of all just causes in the world, while the only existing world empire, the United States, refuses to do so against them? »she quipped.

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“True Loyalties”

“You were waiting for the first opportunity to recall the true loyalties that are yours”retorted the Prime Minister, referring to “ the surveys “like that of Washington Post published on December 30, accusing the RN of maintaining links with Moscow with a view to weakening support for Ukraine. “There is reason to wonder whether Vladimir Putin's troops are not already in our country. I'm talking about you and your troops, The pen “launched Mr. Attal.

“If we had listened to you at the time, we would not have supported the Ukrainians in the face of this aggression”he continued, judging that “the Kremlin is banking on the oblivion and complacency of those who supported, defended, even idolized it”.

“When we look at the positions which are yours, which have been yours, you defended a military alliance with Russia”, And this “only two years ago: it was in your program for the presidential election. If you had been elected in 2022, we would be supplying weapons to Russia to crush the Ukrainians, that’s the reality”added the Prime Minister.

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The World with AFP

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