Thousands take to streets in mass protest at Macron as anger at French President spreads

Thousands take to streets in mass protest at Macron as anger at French President spreads

Thousands take to streets in mass protest at Macron as anger at French President spreads EMMANUEL Macron has been facing increasing opposition to his order for stronger measures to tackle rising cases of coronavirus, with protests extending to France's overseas territories in the Caribbean. Martinique: Residents protest against vaccination order Emmanuel Macron last week announced health workers would need to undergo compulsory vaccination as he also introduced a new health pass to access restaurants, cinemas, and to travel. The move sparked controversy across France, with thousands taking to the streets over the past week to demand President Macron U-turn on his proposal. But with the French President standing firm, the demonstrations against the health pass have extended to France's overseas territories such as Martinique. Footage shared online showed several hundreds of protesters blocking roads with their march to demand Mr Macron withdraws demands for mandatory vaccinations. According to local newspaper France-Antille, the demonstration was the result of an appeal from a health inter-union for professionals to take to the steers. The group assembled in front of Pierre Zobda Quitman hospital …
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