850 French students suspected of radicalism
France has identified over 850 students in the past year who are suspected of becoming Islamic radicals, the education ministry has confirmed.
The figures were revealed by the 20 Minutes newspaper on Thursday, and confirmed soon after by the Ministry of Education.
The paper noted that the number may seem alarming, it's only a very small percentage of the total 5.5 million students at French high schools.
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