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Police used gas cans and water cannons against protesters in France

During the , protesters in Trocadero Square began throwing firecrackers and bottles at police officers and burning bonfires in the middle of the road. After that, the police used special means, including cans.





As a result of the dispersal of the demonstration, 23 people were detained, one law enforcement officer was slightly injured, according to the Parisian police on their .

Protests in began after deputies of the National Assembly supported the article of the bill “On global security”. It criminalizes the dissemination of images of a police person or other identification element of police or gendarme representative with the intent to harm him. The bill provides for this punishment in the form of one year of imprisonment and a fine of 45 thousand euros.



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