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Protests in Paris turn violent in wake of footage showing police bashing black music producer Michel Zecler – ABC News

Black-clad protesters have clashed with security forces at the end of a mass demonstration against police violence in Paris. Masked protesters launched fireworks…

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Black-clad protesters have clashed with security forces at the end of a demonstration against police violence in Paris.

  • The interior ministry said there were 46,000 protesters in Paris, with 37 police officers and gendarmes injured
  • The protests follow publication of CCTV footage showing police beating an unarmed black man
  • The incident has also fanned anger about a draft law that is seen as curbing journalists’ right to report on police brutality

It came after masked protesters launched fireworks at…

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