Macron slapped during handshakes with crowd

Two men have been arrested after one shouted a royalist slogan and slapped French President Emmanuel Macron while he shook hands with a crowd of local residents in the town of Tain-l’Hermitage, south-east France, during a second leg of a six-week 'pulse of the nation' tour of the country.

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French President Emmanuel Macron was slapped in the face by a man on Tuesday during a visit to a small town in south-east France, an incident that prompted condemnation  from across the political spectrum, reports FRANCE 24.