French President Emmanuel Macron speaks to journalists during a visit to a school soon before the incident in the village of Tain-l’Hermitage in the Drome region. Photo: Reuters French President Emmanuel Macron speaks to journalists during a visit to a school soon before the incident in the village of Tain-l’Hermitage in the Drome region. Photo: Reuters
French President Emmanuel Macron speaks to journalists during a visit to a school soon before the incident in the village of Tain-l’Hermitage in the Drome region. Photo: Reuters
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France’s Emmanuel Macron slapped while greeting crowd during official visit

  • The French president approached a barrier to greet a man who then slapped him across the face
  • Bodyguards quickly intervened and the man and another individual were detained by police

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French President Emmanuel Macron speaks to journalists during a visit to a school soon before the incident in the village of Tain-l’Hermitage in the Drome region. Photo: Reuters French President Emmanuel Macron speaks to journalists during a visit to a school soon before the incident in the village of Tain-l’Hermitage in the Drome region. Photo: Reuters
French President Emmanuel Macron speaks to journalists during a visit to a school soon before the incident in the village of Tain-l’Hermitage in the Drome region. Photo: Reuters
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