France ‘poisoned by divisions’ says presidential hopeful after Toulouse shootings


Centrist candidate Francois Bayrou has refused to join other candidates in halting his campaign after the killing of four people at a school.

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At least one candidate in the forthcoming presidential election has refused to halt his campaign in the wake of the killing of four people outside a Jewish school in Toulouse on Monday, hinting that creeping xenophobia in France may have been responsible, reports France 24.