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French Police clash with anti-Covid pass protesters as thousands gather

Thousands of people have gathered in Paris and other French cities to protest against France’s Covid-pass Bill.

The Covid-pass requires a vaccination or a negative test or proof of a recent recovery from Covid-19, which will be required in most places by August 9th.

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The majority of demonstrations were peaceful, but some in Paris clashed with Police, who ultimately fired tear gas.

Roughly 3,000 security forces were deployed across Paris for a third weekend of protests against the Covid-pass.

Over 200,000 people are expected to have participated in the protests across France, with nearly 15,000 gathering in Paris.

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Lines of Police Officer’s faced down protesters, as some protesters threw objects at the Officers.

Police Officers fired tear gas into crowds during the confrontations.

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