‘You need to protect us’: Angry French police hold huge rally at parliament

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    Thousands of #French #police officers protested outside the National Assembly on Wednesday to demand a government #crackdown on violence against the security forces and tougher punishment for aggressors. Some booed Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin who briefly attended the rally in what he said was a show of support for the police force. FRANCE 24’s French Politics Editor Marc Perelman tells us more.

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