The French Ministry of the Interior stated that the number of participants in the demonstrations, which swept across the country, and took place against the use of health entry cards in light of the Corona virus pandemic, rose to 48 thousand people. Agence France-Presse quoted the Ministry of the Interior as saying that it had registered 47,935 people who participated in 173 protest events in the country’s cities.
Yesterday’s demonstrations are the 12th in France, and the statistics indicate a decrease in the number of protesters, as on September 25, 60,000 people were registered to demonstrate. In the capital, Paris, the French police spotted 5,335 protesters walking through the squares in 5 convoys. The police indicated that the demonstrations were generally peaceful, and no clashes were recorded, and 3 people were detained.