Pitié-Salpétrière: Christophe Castaner recognizes that he should not have spoken of "attack"

Pitié-Salpétrière: Christophe Castaner Recognises that he Should Not have Spoken of “Attack”

Much criticised, the Interior Minister returned Friday on the controversy triggered by these remarks on the intrusion of demonstrators on May 1st in the Paris Hospital. “I should not have used the term ‘attack’,” admitted Interior Minister Christophe Castaner , Friday, May 3, 2019, after more than 24 hours of controversy triggered by his remarks about the outbreak […]

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The entrance of the hospital La Pitié-Salpêtrière, May 2, 2019 in Paris.

Pitié-Salpêtrière: A Video Contradicts the “Attack” Denounced by Christophe Castaner

The interior minister was much criticised Thursday 2nd May, 2019 after a video and testimonies contradict his version of an “attack” of the Parisian hospital, le Pitié-Salpêtrière on May 1st. Dozens of protesters have broken into the grounds of the Pitié-Salpêtrière hospital in the Parade of the 1 st May, a qualified incident of “attack” by the Interior Minister Christophe Castaner . […]

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Intrusion into Paris hospital, an investigation opened

Intrusion into the Paris Hospital on May 1st: Investigation Opened

According to the Ministry of the Interior and the AP-HP, protesters attacked the Paris Hospital Pitié-Salpêtrière during the parade of May 1st, 2019. A disputed version. What happened Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 at the hospital of La Pitié-Salpêtrière, on the sidelines of the Paris parade? Thirty people were placed in custody following an intrusion into the compound of the establishment , […]

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May 1st: 330 arrests, intrusion into a hospital in Paris

May 1st: 330 Arrests, Intrusion into a Hospital in Paris

The demonstration of May 1st was peppered with violence in Paris, where clashes erupted between law enforcement and radical militants. Between 164,000 and 310,000 people, union activists and yellow jackets, demonstrated Wednesday, May 1, 2019 throughout France. In Paris, clashes erupted and protesters briefly burst into a hospital. Read also: May 1st: 164,500 demonstrators in France, hundreds of arrests In the capital, the […]

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Protesters in black and hooded watered by water cannons during clashes with the police on May 1st, 2019 in Paris.

May 1st: 164,500 Demonstrators in France, Hundreds of Arrests

This Wednesday, May 1st, 2019, thousands of people walked in the streets of France. If the atmosphere was good in the region, the situation was much more tense in Paris. Thousands of people, trade union activists or Yellow Vests, demonstrated throughout France Wednesday, May 1st, in a generally good-natured atmosphere in the region but more tense in […]

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May 1st protests, tense situation in Paris

May 1st: Tense Situation in Paris between Black blocs and Police

While thousands of people demonstrate throughout France on the occasion of Labour Day, May 1st,  scenes of violence were observed in the capital. Thousands of people demonstrate throughout France Wednesday, May 1st, 2019. In Paris , the atmosphere is very tense and clashes between “black blocs” and police took place in Paris. A situation that contrasts with the good-natured atmosphere in the […]

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Protestors in Toulouse for May 1st

Thousands of Protesters in the Streets of Toulouse, Wednesday May 1st

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019, several events are organised in Toulouse on the occasion of Labour Day. The trade union processions are over, not those of the yellow vests. “I feel like Saturday” could be heard in the procession, Wednesday , May 1st, 2019 . In Toulouse , several thousand demonstrators marched in the Pink City. In addition to the traditional union demonstration for Labour […]

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Demonstrations are expected all over the country for May 1st

May 1st Under Pressure: Radicals Promise a “Day of Apocalypse”

This Wednesday, May 1st, on the occasion of Labour Day and union parades, the government fears violence from “black blocs” and yellow Vests radicals. Of trade union demonstrations and yellow jackets are scheduled all over France for this Labor Day . It is once again likely to be spoiled by radicals promising an “Apocalypse Day”, which the executive hopes to avoid with a serious […]

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The shops open and closed on May 1st in Toulouse

Toulouse: Shops, Services, Transport … What is Open or Closed, Wednesday 1st May

Wednesday 1st May, 2019 is a holiday. If many shops or services close for Labour Day, others open their doors in Toulouse. Who says 1st of May, said Labor Day . Passers-by will be able to stroll in the parks and gardens of Toulouse . Others will be able to afford lily of the valley. While strolling in the Pink City, the walkers […]

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Interior Minister Christophe Castaner and Paris police chief Didier Lallement, at a press conference on April 30, 2019 in Paris.

May 1st Demonstrations: Firmness Announced in the Face of Risks of Overflows

Interior Minister Christophe Castaner announced the deployment of more than 7,400 police and gendarmes in Paris to fight against some “radical activists”. More than 7,400 police and gendarmes mobilized in the capital, prohibited sectors: the government wants to provide an “extremely firm” response to the 1000 to 2000 “radical activists” expected in Paris on the sidelines of the trade union […]

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