• French security forces brace for anti-health pass protests

    1 month ago - By Chron

    PARIS - France braced for more protests on Saturday against the upcoming special virus passes that will be needed to enter restaurants, as police took up posts along Paris' Champs-Elysees to guard against an invasion of the famed avenue by rowdy demonstrators.
    Some 3,000 security forces deployed around the French capital for a third Saturday of protests.
    Legislators have passed a virus bill requiring the pass in most places as of Aug. 9 as virus infections are spiking and hospitalizations are rising. Polls show a majority of French support the pass, but some French are adamantly opposed...
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