Protests against compulsory vaccination in Paris

The French capital of Paris has seen crowded protests against President Emmanuel Macron’s decision to introduce compulsory vaccinations for health workers.

Slogans “Down with dictatorship” were seen in the demonstrations.

Paris police urged the protesters to respect the declared route. The police said that the demonstration was accompanied by throwing objects, lighting fires in garbage cans, and clashes.

Protests against compulsory vaccination in Paris

There were also demonstrations in other French cities, such as Lyon, where police had to use tear gas against the crowd. And in Haute-Savoie, protesters tried to seize the prefecture of Annecy and even broke down the entrance gate.