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Tackling Islamic extremism in France's prisons

The French government is pushing forward a series of measures designed to counter Islamic extremism in the country's prisons.

It is estimated more than half of all inmates are Muslim.

January's attacks in Paris, which killed 17 people, led to fresh questions about the connections made by the perpetrators while in prison.

Lucy Williamson reports.

  • 17 Mar 2015
  • From the section Europe
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