Police officers drag a man on the ground during a protest against France’s draft security law on Saturday. Photo: AFP Police officers drag a man on the ground during a protest against France’s draft security law on Saturday. Photo: AFP
Police officers drag a man on the ground during a protest against France’s draft security law on Saturday. Photo: AFP
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France’s Emmanuel Macron retreats over police protection law after clashes

  • Government will rewrite controversial legislation that would have made it harder to film officers
  • Decision follows mass protests in major cities, which were further fueled by the release of footage of a black man being attacked by police

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Police officers drag a man on the ground during a protest against France’s draft security law on Saturday. Photo: AFP Police officers drag a man on the ground during a protest against France’s draft security law on Saturday. Photo: AFP
Police officers drag a man on the ground during a protest against France’s draft security law on Saturday. Photo: AFP
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