Violent Attack in Lyon: Far-Right Group Target Students After Pro-Palestinian Conference

Violent Attack in Lyon: Far-Right Group Target Students After Pro-Palestinian Conference

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Four young people were targeted on Saturday evening, a few hours after the violent attack on a pro-Palestinian conference in the same city. MP Thomas Rudigoz calls for the dissolution of the identity group the Remparts.

Targeted by projectiles, chased, beaten: this is what four students experienced during the night from Saturday to Sunday, in Lyon, while they were walking down an alley in the historic center. The attack, a source close to the matter confirms to Libé, was perpetrated by far-right activists acting from Traboule, the premises of the small identity group “Les Remparts”. The latter is one of the heirs of Génération Identitaire, a movement dissolved in 2021 for its racism and violence. The facts, which could have a racist motive, occurred just a few hours after the attack by several dozen thugs of the same side, masked and armed with iron bars, against a conference in support of Palestine, organized by a few hundred people. meters away.

“Baseball bat”

BFM Lyon, which reveals the information, reports that these students from Ecam, a recognized engineering school, were targeted by bottles being thrown from the association bar, before individuals came out and took them away. part. A young woman of Asian origin, aged 17, was targeted by

2023-11-14 18:31:21
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