AA / Nice / Feiza Ben Mohamed
A video showing police officers hitting a young man on the head during a demonstration in Berlin against the restrictions decided to fight against Covid-19, has been around social networks since Sunday.
We see the victim, already fallen to the ground, before a police officer hits him violently in the face.
According to the version published by some Internet users, it would be a young minor, who was trying to come between the police and a woman they were violating.
According to the German press, no less than 2,000 members of the security forces were mobilized to enforce the ban on demonstrations confirmed by the courts despite appeals.
At least 5,000 people have chosen to defy the ban and the authorities have carried out 600 arrests according to official figures.
The German capital was the scene of heated clashes between police officers and citizens who came to express their disapproval of restrictive measures.
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