The Minister of internal Affairs of France Bernard Cazeneuve said Saturday, September 10, starting in 2016, the French authorities arrested 293 people who have been charged with involvement in terrorist activities.
According Kazneva, this indicates the defeat of a number of terrorist networks and the prevention of many terrorist attacks.
Recall, September 10, at the synagogue «Bar Yochai» in Marseilles was discovered a car with gas bottles, presumably left by terrorists.
On 7 September, reported the discovery of a car with a family of gas cylinders in the area of Notre Dame Cathedral. Then in this case had been detained three women, and when arrested, one of them resisted and wounded a police officer. The guards were forced to open fire, causing the suspect was seriously injured.
Police later announced the arrest of the groom one of the suspects. The detainee is the brother of another suspect in custody in connection with the terrorist who killed a police officer and his wife in the suburbs of the French capital in June.
The detainees allegedly were planning a terrorist attack against the station Gare de Lyon.