France in stitches over man in Y-fronts doing battle with bird lovers

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Photos of bird preservation militants attacked by furious, half-naked local man with a spade as they freed chaffinches from illegal traps go viral.

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Militants for the French league for the protection of birds received more than ruffled feathers on Monday when they came under attack from a spade-wielding local in underpants, reports The Telegraph.