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Attack of Nice: In Tribute to the Victims, 86 Pebbles Taken to the Top of the World

TRIBUTE: They were taken by sixteen Nice walkers to 6153 meters above sea level …

  • The pebbles were painted by students of a specialized class.
  • They are now at the summit of Stok Kangri in India.

They were challenged. Take 86 pebbles, in memory of the 86 victims of the attack on the Nice Promenade des Anglais on the 14th July, to the of the world. It’s done. The sixteen Nice walkers deposited on Tuesday at the summit of Stok Kangri in India, reports France Bleu Azur .

Before walking up to 6153 meters above sea level, these pebbles were picked up in the Bay of Angels, painted in blue, white and red by students of a specialized class and placed in the backpacks of the volunteers from Nice. “We want to take this symbol to the top,” explained Steeve, one of the marchers in late June before departure.

Parade and Concert

It’s after twelve hours of climbing that the pebbles could reach top of the world, three days before the tribute that will be made on Friday on the Place Massena and the Promenade des Anglais. After a parade in the presence of Emmanuel Macron, a Municipal tribute and a concert will take place. Throughout the day, Nice will be asked to deposit 12 000 plaques to create a message.

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