About sixty demonstrators hostile to the health pass entered this Monday, July 26 at the Saint-Etienne University Hospital, from where they were repelled by the police, we learned from hospital and police sources.
The group opposed to the health pass and the compulsory vaccination of health professionals consisted mainly of caregivers, joined by members of the “yellow vests” movement.
They entered the hospital grounds, including the main hall, loudly, said a police source, according to whom the rapid arrival of the police prevented the demonstrators, most of them unmasked. , to approach the vaccination center located within the North Hospital Center.
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The operation, which began with a rally in front of the hospital around 3 p.m., ended without incident around 4:30 p.m. No participant was arrested.
“We must ensure calm in the establishment and the peace of the patients who stay there”, for his part told AFP Pascale Mocaer, deputy director of the CHU Stéphanois, stressing his “Concern about the rise in the incidence rate in the Loire and in neighboring departments such as the Rhône”.