This is pure political persecution. Le Pen opposes the Islamic State, obviously, but the authorities who are beginning this investigation want to cover up the Islamic State’s atrocities, so as to keep the French public from opposing their policies of mass Muslim migration. By prosecuting Le Pen, they shift the focus from the Islamic State’s atrocities, and from the mass Muslim migration issue, onto her, and put her on the defensive. It’s Machiavellian, it’s evil, and it’s effective.
“French judge steps up Le Pen investigation over Islamic State tweets,” Reuters, March 1, 2018:
PARIS – France’s far-right leader Marine Le Pen was placed under formal investigation on Thursday on suspicion of disseminating violent images over tweets she posted of Islamic State violence, a judicial source said.
The investigation relates to three graphic images of Islamic State executions she posted on Twitter in December 2015, including the beheading of American journalist James Foley….