Police tear-gas anti-gay marriage protesters in Paris
Police in Paris used tear gas to disperse hundreds of thousands of protesters demonstrating against gay marriage on the Champs-Elysees.
Interior Minister Manuel Valls said there were “dozens of arrests”, without giving further details. Authorities had earlier banned the protestors from marching on the Champs-Elysees. They followed a nearby route and organisers claimed their numbers swelled to 1.4 million, while police gave an initial estimate of 300,000.
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