However, the cautionary comments of Dominique De Villepin, the former rightwing prime minister are well-placed. Declaring war on terrorism signifies the need for a comprehensive strategy to beat ISIS.
The trade-off between personal liberties and national defense and security will no doubt dominate the forthcoming elections. I sense that all the contenders will try to outdo each other. But after the election, political leaders will need to deliver.
Compared to Hollande’s hard-line, David Cameron‘s policies still seem too wishy washy?