Attack on Charlie Hebdo: Vigipirate Plan raised to "attack alert" level
The Prime Minister has decided to increase the Vigipirate anti-terrorist security Plan to "attack alert", its highest level, in the entire Ile-de-France region.
Media organisations, department stores, places of worship and public transportation will be immediately placed under increased protection.
All available forces have been mobilised and civil and military reinforcements will be deployed under the Vigipirate Plan.
All prefects across the entire country have been instructed to increase vigilance and to mobilise the forces under their authority.