News

Macron inspects damaged Arc de Triomphe

PARIS – The French president Emmanuel Macron has after his return from Argentina, immediately paid a visit to the Arc de Triomphe. The famous triumphal arch in Paris ran damage during the heavy riots of Saturday.

Protesters in yellow vests and the police came Saturday at the monument collide with each other. On the television footage is to see how rioters destruction havoc in the interior of the Arc de Triomphe. There is a picture of the French national symbol Marianne shattered. Also is the bow is smeared with graffiti.

Macron had violence in the French capital Saturday, already condemned at a press conference in Buenos Aires. “No reason justifies that the security forces are attacked, shops looted, public or private buildings in fire is to be inserted, pedestrians, or journalists being threatened or that the Arc de Triomphe is tainted.”

See also:

France is considering a state of emergency after violent riots ’yellow vests’

Leave a Comment