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France: Police officer injured during anti-Macron rallies in Paris02:54

France: Police officer injured during anti-Macron rallies in Paris

France, Paris
May 5, 2018 at 16:02 GMT -00:00 · Published

A police officer was injured as trade unions and other protesters gathered in Paris, for mass demonstrations near the one-year anniversary of French President Emmanuel Macron's election on Saturday.

The policeman was reportedly injured when he was hit in the face by an empty water bottle.

Protesters congregated over a variety of issues surrounding Macron's labour reforms, including the Air France employees' payment dispute and the ongoing railway workers' strikes.

France: Police officer injured during anti-Macron rallies in Paris02:54
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A police officer was injured as trade unions and other protesters gathered in Paris, for mass demonstrations near the one-year anniversary of French President Emmanuel Macron's election on Saturday.

The policeman was reportedly injured when he was hit in the face by an empty water bottle.

Protesters congregated over a variety of issues surrounding Macron's labour reforms, including the Air France employees' payment dispute and the ongoing railway workers' strikes.

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