Police watchdog targets Mediapart's sources over story that implicates President Macron


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Mediapart journalist Pascale Pascariello has been questioned as a potential suspect by officers from France's police watchdog who are investigating the policing of a March 2019 demonstration in which a 73-year-old woman was badly injured. Pascale Pascariello, who was questioned by a chief commissioner and a captain from the Inspection Générale de la Police Nationale (IGPN), has written a series of articles exposing the lies both of a state prosecutor and the president of the Republic Emmanuel Macron over the incident.