Notre-Dame-des-Landes: Hundreds of Anti-Airport Protesters at Nantes Court

Large mobilization of anti-airport protestors, Wednesday in Nantes court where the expulsion request of fifteen inhabitants and farmers  of Notre-Dame-des-Landes is examined … At just after 10 am this morning, more than a hundred people are already gathering before the court in Nantes. The first banners are deployed. Everything so far is calm. More than a …

Châteaubriant : The Sous-Préfecture occupied for Two Hours

On Tuesday, around 3pm fifty people have hung a banner over the entrance to the sous-préfecture in Chateaubriant and occupied the building. A red banner This Tuesday, January 12, 2016, around 3 pm, a red banner “Ni procès, ni expulsions – Neither trial, nor expulsions” was hung above the main entrance to the sub-prefecture of Chateaubriant, Vauzelles …

Toulouse: Traffickers Cast Off Bag of 8 Kilos of Cannabis in their Flight

Mirail, two men fled at the sight of police officers leaving a backpack filled with cannabis … Monday afternoon, a Gendarme brigade of Mirail were on patrol at rue de Charente, in Bagatelle. When they see the two men acting suspiciously with bag packs around their necks. A chase ensues through the streets, the two police officers attempting …

Notre-Dame-des-Landes: Anti-airport Protesters to Conduct Snail PaceTuesday Morning

Occupants Zad have snarled traffic Tuesday morning, before the hearing on the deportation of historical inhabitants of Notre-Dame-des-Landes … They do not let go. After the great demonstration on Saturday on the Nantes ring road and Chevre bridge, anti-Airport protesters continue to put pressure on the state and the Vinci development team for the abandonment of deportation …

Notre-Dame-des-Landes: The Police Intervened to Free the Nantes Bridge

It was blocked since midday by hundreds of protesters … Police stormed the protestors after several failed negotiations. The security forces intervened in Nantes on Saturday night to release the Chevire bridge and ring road in Nantes blocked by several hundred opponents against the airport in Notre-Dame-des-Landes since mid-day, after a new show of force mobilizing Thousands of protesters …

Nantes: Farmers Block the Cheviré Bridge with their Tractors

They intend to protest against evictions requests from Vinci, the company responsible for building the airport in Notre-Dame-des-Landes …  The protest against the airport project of Notre-Dame-des-Landes is officially over but Farmers have decided to play for extra time. A few dozen of them refused on Saturday to clear the Nantes bridge, requiring that the President Francois Hollande …

Nantes: Thousands March Against Proposed Airport at Notre-Dame-des-Landes

“The peasant mobilization is to go beyond expectations,” said an organizer … The protest against the airport project of Notre-Dame-des-Landes was full on Saturday. According to organizers, it attracted 20,000 people Saturday on the ring road around Nantes, although police are estimating a figure of 7,200 demonstrators.   #NDDL Plus de 20000 manifestants selon les organisateurs, 7200 selon la …