He said: “All Salafists are not jihadists … but almost all are jihadist Salafists…
“A terrible poison has spread.
“Slowly, insidiously, on a background of influences from abroad and rising communalism, developed against a model of society, a model against the Republic and its values.
“Many Muslims in France are taken hostage by the fundamentalist Salafism, who worship a weapon against others.
“The places of worship that house preachers will be closed systematically.