Paris protests: Students tear-gassed by police

Police have fired tear gas at Paris students who blockaded 16 high schools in protest against the alleged police rape of a young black man.

The demonstrations are the latest to be held in the capital over the alleged rape and other reported police abuses.The victim, known publicly only as Theo, reported being beaten up by officers and raped with a truncheon after being stopped on 2 February.Four police officers have been suspended pending an inquiry.The demonstrators set fire to bins after starting their protest at the Place de la Nation.

Full Story: Paris protests: Students tear-gassed by police – BBC News

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