Police violence

Police violence - Faced with new accusations of police violence during recent demonstrations the French government has called on police to “set an example”.  During a visit to south western France on Tuesday French President Emmanuel Macron spoke of the recent accusations of police violence saying “He expected the highest ethical standards from our police and gendarmes” adding "There has been unacceptable behaviour”.

 

 

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Evening Update Friday 15 October 2021

President Macron is arriving in Marseille this evening at the beginning of a two day visit. The President will be discussing the progress made on his ... Evening Update Friday 15 October 2021 Read More

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Lunchtime News Friday 15th October 2021

A man has been shot dead in his car in the city centre of Brignoles. The shooting occurred on Thursday evening. According to witnesses “two hooded me... Lunchtime News Friday 15th October 2021 Read More

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French and Riviera News Friday 15th October 2021

After a 2020 winter season without any ski lifts, the ski resorts are preparing to reopen and hope to be able to do so without any restrictions.... French and Riviera News Friday 15th October 2021 Read More

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Evening Update Thursday 14 October 2021

A court in Paris has given the French state until the end of next year to repair shortcomings in its actions on global warming... Evening Update Thursday 14 October 2021 Read More

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Lunchtime News Thursday 14th October 2021

A pedestrian has been seriously injured after being hit by a heavy goods vehicle in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin. The accident occurred this morning at aroun... Lunchtime News Thursday 14th October 2021 Read More

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