France Considers Prosecuting Marine Le Pen for Tweeting Violent Islamic State Images

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‘French police are investigating the nationalist leader Marine Le Pen for posting violent Islamic State images on her Twitter account.

The images included the body of the American journalist James Foley who was allegedly decapitated in August 2014. Other tweeted propaganda images include a man ran over by a tank and another set on fire in a cage.

Le Pen added the caption “Daesh is this,” using the Arabic word for the Islamic State. She has over 800,000 followers on Twitter.’

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