French polemicist says those with Arab first names are 'less French'


Right-wing commentator Eric Zemmour said choice by ex-minister of North African origin to give her daughter an Arab name was 'outragious' and that those with names like Zinedine Zidane were 'less French' than himself.

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A French politician has hit back after it was suggested her daughter was "less French" than other children because she had named her after her mother, reports BBC News.