DGSI has designs on UCLAT turf
Although he is expected to soon stand down as the head of the DGSI, Patrick Calvar has recently launched a major new project to create an inter-agency intelligence cell.
President François Hollande has been discreetly consulting an array of sources to advise the government on finishing the French intelligence reform that was set in motion by his predecessor Nicolas Sarkozy. The mission statement the president gave to the defence [.
French intelligence officials are bracing themselves for change if, as anticipated, François Hollande succeed Nicolas Sarkozy as France's leader in the upcoming presidential election. The French Socialists have not gone public about their intentions for the sector.