December 2, 2018 / 3:55 PM / a year ago

France's Macron, ministers did not discuss state of emergency at Sunday meeting - source

France's President Emmanuel Macron waves to people after a visit of the Arc de Triomphe the day after a demonstration, in Paris, France December 2, 2018. Thibault Camus/Pool via REUTERS

PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron and key ministers did not discuss imposing a state of emergency during a meeting on Sunday, a presidential source said.

The source said they had spoken about adapting security forces for future protests following the riots that broke out in Paris on Saturday.

Reporting by Jean-Baptiste Vey; writing by John Irish; Editing by Toby Chopra

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