the essentials Emmanuel Macron was slapped in the face by a man in Tain-l’Hermitage in the Drôme while on a trip to meet catering professionals. The filmed scene made the political world and the French react strongly. A new video has just been released by BFM TV.
During a parade in the Drôme, Emmanuel Macron was slapped by a man in Tain-l’Hermitage on Tuesday June 8th. The head of state was approaching the crowd gathered behind barriers when a man shouted “Montjoie Saint Denis!” and “Down with Macronie before he slaps the President of the Republic.
The first video toured France and social networks very quickly.
BFM TV was able to call up a new video from a different angle, which shows the sharp reaction of the President of the Republic after this slap in the face. He is held back by his bodyguards, but tries to quickly return to his attacker, fight, or understand this gesture?
Emmanuel Macron’s bodyguards and the PSIG gendarmes intervened immediately.
The man who attacked Emmanuel Macron wore a khaki T-shirt, a black beard and long hair. After this slap, two people were arrested. The two men are 28 years old and come from Drôme.