France to adjust security around President Macron in light of Pegasus spyware case

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PARIS (Reuters) - France has decided to re-adjust its security protocols, especially those regarding President Emmanuel Macron, in light of the Pegasus spyware case, said government spokesman Gabriel Attal on Thursday.

French paper Le Monde has reported that Macron's phone was on a list of potential targets for possible surveillance on behalf of Morocco in the spyware case.

(Reporting by Michel Rose and Sophie Louet; Editing by Sudip Kar-Gupta)

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