Alexandre Benalla

French government survives confidence votes over Benalla scandal

Wed, 01 Aug 2018 - 01:20 GMT

The centrist government of Macron on Tuesday survived confidence votes called by both the left and right over the scandal surrounding a top security aide.

Ex-bodyguard says enemies created crisis to get at Macron

Thu, 26 Jul 2018 - 09:44 GMT

Macron's ex bodyguard said in newspaper interview on Thursday that enemies had exploited the incident to tarnish the president

Macron security official filmed hitting protester

Fri, 20 Jul 2018 - 02:40 GMT

One of President Emmanuel Macron's top security officers was at the centre of an escalating scandal for the French leader on Thursday.