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Man who slapped France's Macron gets 4-month prison sentence

2 days ago   |   By NBC News

Damien Tarel, 28, acknowledged he had caught Macron with a “rather violent” swipe but testified that the attack was impulsive and unplanned.
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Man who slapped French President Emmanuel Macron sentenced to 4 months in prison

Man who slapped French President Emmanuel Macron sentenced to 4 months in prison

2 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement The man who slapped French President Emmanuel Macron this week has been sentenced to four months in prison, the Associated Press reported on Thursday.
The French court's decision comes two days after the man hit Macron during a campaign stop in the Drome region of southeastern France. The man had been shouting in French, "Down with Macronia!"
Video of the altercation on Twitter showed Macron's security team then tackling the man to the ground and pulling the president away from the crowd.
The BBC reported on Wednesday that investigators found a copy of Adolf Hitler's...
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French man gets 4-month prison sentence for slapping Macron

2 days ago   |   By ABC

Damien Tarel was quickly arrested after the swipe that caught Macron's left cheek with an audible thwack on Tuesday, as the French leader was greeting a crowd.
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