Demonstration of Public Officials in Paris: Clashes with the Police, Seven Arrests

Clashes with the police broke out Tuesday 22nd May in Paris on the sidelines of a demonstration of public officials. Several individuals were arrested. Brief clashes erupted in Paris between police – who made use of water cannon and tear gas – and a few dozen protesters hooded on the sidelines of the procession of officials, said an …

Gaza. France Condemns “Violence” after the Death of 55 Palestinians

The Elysee Palace on Monday condemned the deadly clashes that took place on Monday at the Gaza border. At least 55 Palestinians were killed by the Israeli army during protests against the inauguration of the US embassy in Jerusalem. France condemned Monday the “violence” in Gaza after the death of 55 Palestinians killed by the Israeli army during demonstrations and …

Violence on May 1st: Government Criticized and Unions Frustrated, 109 People in Custody

In the aftermath of the violence committed by thugs in Paris during the May Day demonstration, the government is strongly criticized. The Paris demonstration of May 1st, overshadowed by the violence of ultra-left groups , has provoked union frustrations – with fears for the right to demonstrate – and political controversy over possible police failures. The parade …

May 1st: For Macron, “Mayday is the Day of the Workers, not the Day of the Breakers”

The head of state condemned, from Australia, the violence committed on Tuesday, May 1st in the sidelines of the trade union processions. The President of the Republic, Emmanuel Macron, condemned from Australia the violence committed in Paris during the May 1st; Mayday demonstration. About 1,200 hooded and violent individuals faced the police . Cars and garbage cans were burned and a McDonald’s …

New Year: Two Police Officers Assaulted in the Val-de-Marne, over 1,000 Vehicles Torched

The Eve of New Year’s Eve was particularly violent. In addition to the two police officers attacked in the Val-de-Marne, the number of vehicles burned is rising. The New Year’s Eve was marked Sunday by the violent assault of two police officers, beaten during an intervention in Champigny-sur-Marne (Val-de-Marne) and an increase in the number of vehicles burned and arrests in France overnight. A …

Euro 2016: Cazeneuve Announcement, Banning the Sale of Alcohol

The interior minister, Bernard Cazeneuve, announced the banning of the sale of alcohol in sensitive areas. The Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said on Sunday that a there will be a ban on alcohol sales in “sensitive areas” vigils and match days of the Euro, after denouncing the violence “unacceptable” that occurred yesterday in Marseille.  “I …