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Protesters in Paris target France’s principal financial institution — Set It On hearth

  Violent clashes and arson have erupted in Paris amid mass protests  against  police brutality and a draft  law   that could  ban filming  officers  “in  sure   instances ,” after a video emerged of  law enforcement officials  beating a black  tune   manufacturer . Heaps  of  humans  rallied  against  the  controversial   invoice  is  greater  than 70 French  cities  on Saturday, with the organizers claiming over  half   1,000,000   participants  and  authorities  estimating the  variety  at  round   150 ,000. The  daylight hours  rallies went off peacefully,  however   by way of  early  night  clashes erupted in  more than one   town ,  which includes  Rennes, Lille, Bordeaux, and Lyon. Paris descended into chaos, forcing police to  deploy  tear  gas , flashbangs, and water cannon after black-clad masked protesters  launched  fireworks and pelted  law enforcement officials  with stones. 🔴Premières tensions. Les forces de l’ordre reçoivent des feux d’artifice et des projectiles. Ils

French police caught on CCTV beating melanin music producer in paris

  France's police watchdog, IGPN, said on Thursday it absolutely was investigating allegations a musical genre producer was physically attacked and racially abused during a police check. The incident was captured on CCTV, which was obtained by the Loopsider press agency. The alleged victim, identified only as Michel, told reporters he was jumped on by police at his music studio on the 17th arrondissement of Paris on 21 November. He said he had been walking around nearby without a mask, against French Covid health protocols, and upon seeing a prowl car, went into his music studio to avoid a fine. However, the officers followed him inside the studio and commenced to physically attack and racially abuse him, he alleged. The Paris force previously faced criticism after clashes erupted when officers cleared a migrant rights protest in situ de la République Link to source: