Manuel Valls, who resigned in December to run in Socialist Party primaries to choose its presidential election candidate, was slapped to the face as he shook hands with a crowd of supporters in Lamballe, north-west France.
Manuel Valls said the intelligence services, police and military were daily preventing attacks and dismantling networks out of Iraq and Syria.
Manuel Valls said that post-Brexit his government is working on initiatives to reinforce France's 'attractiveness' to large corporations.
French premier Manuel Valls said on television: 'We cannot welcome to Europe all those who flee Syria's dictatorship.'
Passengers at Dover and Calais were left stranded for hours after protest on eve of visit to French port by French prime minister.
Manuel Valls condemned burning of cars and blocking of road as protesters vented anger over refusal to let jailed man attend brother's funeral.
Manuel Valls also revealed 1,573 French citizens or residents had been implicated in 'terror networks', 442 of whom are believed to be in Syria.
Manuel Valls says the eurozone's economic policies are not effective, adding that there will be 'difficult' months ahead for Europe.
The composition of a new French government was announced Tuesday evening, one day after Prime Minister Manuel Valls presented the collective resignation of his first government following deep divisions over economic policy. Valls’s new government is the third to be formed under the presidency of François…
Manuel Valls stressed that the ECB is independent but added: 'It's the Greek nation that is suffering.'