January 22. 2022
Under a controversial draft law approved by the National Assembly in its first reading on 6 January, a “vaccine pass” will be needed to attend public places or travel between regions on public transport, a negative PCR test will no longer be sufficient.
Sputnik is live from Paris, where the Yellow Vests are holding their traditional Saturday demonstration, protesting against the “vaccination pass” and other anti-pandemic measures. According to the organisers, the event is also against pension reform, as well as the unemployment, social, and fiscal policies of the French Cabinet.