French mayors revolt over lowering flag for Queen Elizabeth

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Lowering the French flag for a monarch is an affront, say group of municipal leaders refusing to carry out President Macron's orders.

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A string of Left-leaning French mayors are revolting against government orders to fly flags at half-mast for the Queen’s funeral, arguing that Emmanuel Macron and the media are displaying an unhealthy penchant for the British monarchy in the land of the French Revolution, reports The Telegraph