France's Hollande Pledges Renewed Secularist Push

February 5, 2015 2:39 PM

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French President Francois Hollande has pledged to redouble efforts to shore up France's cherished secular traditions in response to threats from religious extremists like the radical Islamic terrorists who murdered 17 people last month.

Hollande said that the "Spirit of Jan. 11" that saw millions of French people turn out in a massive display of solidarity after the three days of terror had "impressed the world."

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