The pictures testify to the violence of the situation. In Lyon on Saturday, February 16, on the sidelines of Act 14 of the "Yellow West" a police car was the target of several demonstrators. Inside? According to LCI, two members of the Republican Security Company (CRS).
While imprisoned in a traffic jam, they were captured and the scene filmed, eventually released by the Alternative Police union on Twitter. "We are under attack and we are being paved" one of the policemen says to alert the reinforcements. The police quickly push out their siren to release a passage between the cars on the highway, given the litter of numerous bullets.
When some "yellow vests" try to brake them, especially by climbing on the highway hood of the van, the CRS finally free themselves from the situation by the arrival of reinforcements on foot. "I was too scared" the driver starts with shortness of breath.
Interior Minister Christophe Castaner reacted to these pictures and condemned "unbearable violence" . "Tomorrow, they will be in their police station to arrest the complaint of a woman who has been attacked, or on the ground to help a trader to settle down." Her Daily Work: Protect Us Our Duty: Do not Let Anything Pass, " he wrote on Twitter
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