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Reviews 150 years of the Paris Commune: Traces still visible in the capital

15:02  18 march  2021
15:02  18 march  2021 Source:   20minutes.fr

Corse-du-Sud. A project to extend the Scandola reserve to recover a European label

 Corse-du-Sud. A project to extend the Scandola reserve to recover a European label © Pascal POCHARD-CASABIANCA / AFP The objective is to increase from 1,000 to 10,000 hectares. Here the town of Girolata which is already part of the Scandola reserve. The Scandola nature reserve extension project in Corse-du-Sud was presented to the environment office in Porto on Thursday 17 December. The aim is to increase from 1,000 to 10,000 hectares and recover the European Diploma for Protected Areas, lost in early December.

From Père Lachaise to the Trocadéro, places, monuments, sculptures, testify to the Parisian revolution of 1871

Ancienne lucarne de l'Hôtel de Ville dans les jardins du Trocadéro © Thomas Lemoine / 20 Miinutes Former skylight of the Town hall in the gardens of the Trocadéro BACK TO THE PAST - From Père Lachaise to the Trocadéro, places, monuments, sculptures, testify to the Parisian revolution of 1871

Abandoned in gardens or forgotten in squares, testimonies from the Municipality of Paris nevertheless remain visible to the informed walker in the streets of the capital .

Known for the illustrious people who are buried there, the cemetery of Père Lachaise in the 20th arrondissement also hides one of the most poignant monuments of this revolution: the Federated Wall. Appreciated by thousands of tourists each year for the panorama it offers over Paris, le Sacré-Coeur is nonetheless a symbolic place of the bloody repression of the Communards.

Grand Paris: Polluting vehicles will be fined at the end of 2021

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A “difficult consensus”

Civil war or revolution, mass summary executions, martyrs or hostages, this tragic episode in the History of France still divides today. And these forgotten or unrecognized remains bear witness to the “difficult consensus” of memory work according to Eric Fournier, lecturer in contemporary history at Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, who took us to visit all these places of memory.

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Grand Paris: The most polluting vehicles forbidden to circulate from Tuesday .
Crités Crit'Air 4, 5 and unclassified vehicles will no longer be able to circulate the week between 8 hours and 20 hours in the metropolis of Grand Paris © HOUPLINE- Fox / Sipa during a day of pollution peak, here in Paris. (drawing). Pollution - Criteric Crit'Air 4, 5 and unclassified vehicles will no longer be able to circulate the week between 8 hours and 20 hours in the Greater Paris metropolis for the most polluting vehicles in the Grand Paris .

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