12.9 C
Lusaka
Sunday, June 20, 2021

French President Emmanuel Macron humiliated after being slapped by a public member

Must read

French President Emmanuel Macron has been slapped in the face on an official visit to the south-east of France.

In a video circulating on social media, Mr Macron is seen walking up to a barrier on a trip to Tain-l’Hermitage outside the city of Valence.

A man in a green T-shirt slaps Mr Macron in the face before officers quickly move in. The president, meanwhile, is pulled away.

Two men have been arrested following the incident, French media report.

The man reportedly shouted “Down with Macron-ism” as he slapped the president, as well as “Montjoie, Saint-Denis” – the battle-cry of the old Kingdom of France, in reference to the banner of King Charlemagne.

In the video Mr Macron briefly returned to the barrier after the incident and once again interacted with the crowd.

As yet the identity and motive of the man are unclear. The local prefecture said he and another individual are being questioned by the gendarmerie, in a statement reported by AFP news agency.

-bbc

In Other News – VIDEO: King Monada confronts Big Zulu and almost knocked him out

Over the past weeks, mzansi celebrities who have had differences with each other have found finally a way to deal with each other.

After being flooded with suggestions of who fans wanted him to get into the ring with, Cassper agreed to…learn more

- Advertisement -

More articles

- Advertisement -

Most Read

Latest article