The Black Lily: French Intelligence Places Army Officers Under Surveillance, Fearing “Far-Right” Military Coup

“After the “Manif pour tous” [Demo for all, mass protest against gay marriage], which included numerous military officers and families of ordinary soldiers in its ranks, the Defence department says it is taking “very seriously” the change in mood emanating from far-right Catholic traditionalist milieus and which is being taken up by some NCOs. The intelligence services have placed this fringe group – a minority, but very visible after the anti-gay marriage demos – under surveillance.”

Original article in Le Monde.