French police accused of violence, brutality and racism – BBC News

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The killing of George Floyd in the United States a year ago placed a sharp focus on police racism – not just in America but on law enforcement officers around the world.

The death of Mr Floyd, an African-American man, at the hands of police officers in Minnesota, led to global protests against discrimination and police brutality.

In France, there have been repeated accusations of violence and racism against some police officers for many years.

Huw Edwards presents a BBC News at Ten special report from France by Clive Myrie.

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