Hundreds Participate in ‘Afghan Lives Matter’ Rally in Paris

19 Views
Published
Hundreds of demonstrators took to the streets of Paris on Sunday as part of an ‘Afghan Lives Matter’ rally. Many Afghans and their allies were seen chanting, waving flags, and carrying signs with messages like ‘Afghans welcome.’
» Sign up for our newsletter KnowThis to get the biggest stories of the day delivered straight to your inbox: https://go.nowth.is/knowthis_youtube
» Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe

French President Emmanuel Macron has sent mixed messages about the unfolding situation in Afghanistan. On one hand, he has publicly pledged to work to evacuate vulnerable Afghans who worked with Western governments. However, last week he also indicated he would work to stem the flow of potential migrants from Afghanistan into Europe in a statement that was widely seen as pandering to the country’s far-right bloc.

For more world news, subscribe to NowThis News.

#Afghanistan #Refugees #Paris #Politics #News #NowThis

Connect with NowThis
» Like us on Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/News_Facebook
» Tweet us on Twitter: http://go.nowth.is/News_Twitter
» Follow us on Instagram: http://go.nowth.is/News_Instagram
» Find us on Snapchat Discover: http://go.nowth.is/News_Snapchat

NowThis is your premier news outlet providing you with all the videos you need to stay up to date on all the latest in trending news. From entertainment to politics, to viral videos and breaking news stories, we’re delivering all you need to know straight to your social feeds. We live where you live.

http://www.youtube.com/nowthisnews
@nowthisnews
Category
News & Politics
Be the first to comment