WATCH: French President Emmanuel Macron Slapped Across the Face During Town Visit
By Fox News // June 8, 2021
ABOVE VIDEO: Two people reportedly were detained after the hard slap during the president’s visit to a town in southeast France.
(FOX NEWS) – A video has emerged showing a man slapping French President Emmanuel Macron across the face during a visit to a town in the country’s southeast on Tuesday.
The footage – which has been confirmed by Macron’s office as authentic – begins with the French leader walking toward a crowd lined up at barriers in Tain-l’Hermitage, offering his greetings.
He then leans in and touches the arm of a man in a green shirt, before the man winds up and slaps Macron across the face, drawing a loud “oh!” from another onlooker.
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