World Emmanuel Macron Giflé: How the event is perceived abroad
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of the New York Times in Guardian, aggression against the head of state in Drôme Tuesday quickly made titles around the world. Newspaper.
Indignation is general, and the political class as a whole immediately condemned the gesture.was slammed Tuesday afternoon by a man pushing the royalist war cry "Montjoie Saint-Denis!" When moving to Tain-lathermitage, in the Drôme.
"We must relativize this incident which is, I think, an isolated fact" committed by "ultraviolent individuals", commented Emmanuel Macron a few hours later with the.
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video: Emmanuel macron slapped in the Drôme, two people arrested (dailymotion) © Copyright 2021, the obs while Emmanuel Macron came out of a hotel high school in Tain-lahermitage (Drôme) this Tuesday, June 8 and greeted the crowd who was waiting for him, a man took advantage of it to slack him shouting "Montjoie Saint-Denis", a cry of Royalist War.
"An appetite to tighten the hand and discuss"
The aggression of the President of the Republic quickly made the titles of the international press,Read also> > . In addition to telling the scene, the site of the American continuous info chain notes that "is currently on a charming offensive, with the French presidential election in less than a year and a few weeks regional elections of 20 and 27 June ". As the CNN report, the end of April, the head of state had told the regional press that he wanted to "go to the regions to take the pulse of the country, to get in touch with people.
also reports that Emmanuel Macron started last week a six-week political tour of "take the pulse" of the country at the country. Released from the coronavirus crisis, the French leader planned to perform two regional visits per week until mid-July.
President Macron expresses after being slapped
in "Le Dauphiné Libéré", the Head of State denounces "ultraviolent individuals". © Philippe Desmazes / Pool via Reuters The images shocked the entire political class, Tuesday. During a trip to Tain the Hermitage in the Drôme, Emmanuel Macron received a slap on the part of a man who was part of a crowd of onlookes that the President of the Republic had come to greet.
If, for"French presidents often exposed" , Emmanuel Macron "showed an appetite to shake hands , mingling with the crowd and debate vigorously "with the French, however," its style in part, in part accused has sometimes resulted in brutal interactions that become quickly viral and which, according to the critics, are proof that It is disconnected and mep rising. "The American daily remembers that" walking on the street "to exchange with citizens" is much easier for French leaders "as" travel is much less restricted by security services as their American counterparts "
, as far as the note on Twitter Thomas Walde, correspondent of German public television ZDF, "the political atmosphere was stretched in France well before that" and "this gesture will not fail Feed a little more debate on political culture in the country. "
as therelate, the Spanish daily notes that in more than four years at the Elysee, "this is the first time" that Emmanuel Macron knows such a misappropriation, even If he has been "vilified" in many events, and in particular "during the revolt of the yellow vests".
It is not the first timeal-Hurra
in the Hauts-de-France, Macron speaks of culture and denies any intrusion in the countryside .
© Pascal Rossignol / Pool / AFP The third displacement of the President of the Republic as part of his Tour de France is devoted to the Culture and education. In the Hauts-de-France, he celebrated the 400 years of the Fontaine and responded to his detractors who accuse him of being in the field and to interfere with the regional planned on Sunday. The President of the Republic continues his Tour de France from the regions.