“We must above all try to enlighten the French”, Benoît Hamon, Socialist Party candidate for the 2017 presidential election and former minister, said Monday, September 14 on franceinfo, about the debate on the development of 5G which is the subject of a moratorium request.
According to Benoît Hamon, we must “to precede this type of decision by scientific expertise and democratic debates necessary for these major transformations”, he said while a report from the National Health Security Agency (ANSES) on the subject is expected in early 2021.
“Reports follow economic decisions” lamented Benoît Hamon. “It worries me a lot from the moment there may be a threat to public health “ For the former minister, “we have to put science on the safe side. Not in peremptory assertions, but to obtain the information necessary to know if there is a danger or not. “
Bruno Le Maire the Minister of the Economy ruled Monday on France 2 that “falling behind on the deployment of 5G “ would be “to give a gift to our adversaries or to our economic rivals”.