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For Dupond-Moretti, Jean-Luc Mélenchon "puts oil on the fire everywhere"


In an interview with Le Parisien, the Minister of Justice hits hard on the leader of France Insoumise who would like to "destroy the Republic".

His speeches are quite calculated, especially when they are political.

In an interview with Le


published on Wednesday evening, the Minister of Justice decides to intervene in the debates around the violence which has been agitating the country for several weeks around the pension reform.

And the opportunity is, for him, too good not to attack the leader of the Insoumis, who has blown hot and cold a lot on recent events.

Jean-Luc Mélenchon is adding fuel to the fire everywhere, by explaining that we are in a misguided democracy, in a police state

”, castigates Éric Dupond-Moretti, according to whom

“nothing is more serious than inflammatory statements


to screw up our institutions.”

Before continuing his charge against the former LFI presidential candidate: the


of Jean-Luc Mélenchon



is to destroy the Republic, which he does not support".

Read alsoMélenchon assumes a strategy between the Assembly and the street

The Keeper of the Seals, who has long led a personal fight against the National Rally, does not mention the nationalist party in his interview.

And unleashes his blows against the behavior of France Insoumise in the National Assembly.

“Do you remember this LFI deputy who posed with his foot on a ball bearing the image of Olivier Dussopt?

And this other who called him a murderer?

, scolds the minister.

“Mélenchon talks about walking in the fields”, quips Dupond-Moretti

If Éric Dupond-Moretti stings the permanent hubbub of the Insoumis during the parliamentary contests, he nevertheless returns to his three arms of honor in the middle of the Hemicycle which had caused an outcry in the political class a few weeks ago.

The Keeper of the Seals may reaffirm that his gesture was not intended for the boss of the LR deputies Olivier Marleix, but indeed for the presumption of innocence, he concedes that the latter was “not




Even calling it



Returning to the violence on Saturday around the basin of Sainte-Soline (Deux-Sèvres) between demonstrators and the police, Éric Dupond-Moretti targets the inconsistencies of the former deputy for Marseille: “We learn that small groups are

coming there to destroy the basins, to break the cop and, scandalously, Jean-Luc Mélenchon speaks of walks in the fields.

In a tweet published on Saturday, the leader of the Insoumis had thus mocked

"police violence in Sainte-Soline"

"Without the BRAV-M, without this circus, absolutely nothing would happen but a march in the fields!

“, he had indicated.


With balaclavas, Molotov cocktails, petanque balls and axes, it's a curious way to walk around the countryside!

Everything is said

, ”replies the Keeper of the Seals ironically.

Source: lefigaro

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