Protesters demonstrate in Paris in 2016 to ask for protection measures, following the death of tailor Zhang Chaolin. Photo: AFP Protesters demonstrate in Paris in 2016 to ask for protection measures, following the death of tailor Zhang Chaolin. Photo: AFP
Protesters demonstrate in Paris in 2016 to ask for protection measures, following the death of tailor Zhang Chaolin. Photo: AFP

Racist anti-Asian assaults in France spark fear, condemnation

  • Campaigners fears an under-reported wave of racially targeted violence against French people of Asian origin
  • They blame the authorities for ‘neglecting’ the attacks which fuelled by racist stereotypes and mistaken beliefs about ‘rich’ tourists

Topic |   France
Protesters demonstrate in Paris in 2016 to ask for protection measures, following the death of tailor Zhang Chaolin. Photo: AFP Protesters demonstrate in Paris in 2016 to ask for protection measures, following the death of tailor Zhang Chaolin. Photo: AFP
Protesters demonstrate in Paris in 2016 to ask for protection measures, following the death of tailor Zhang Chaolin. Photo: AFP
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