"A grenade thrown this afternoon in Paris injured journalist Steph Roy in both legs as she filmed clashes between protesters and the police."
"The government thanks us with gases. No salary increase, nothing about the closure of beds or working conditions. Only gas for our lungs. Rage!" doctor Sabrina Alibenali tweeted.
For years, French workers have been calling on governments to improve the public health system. Recently, President Emmanuel Macron's administration announced it was preparing a plan to improve health workers' wages. After over three months of the pandemic, however, real solutions have not yet come.
"We request revaluation of wages, recognition of qualifications, creation of beds, and hiring of staff. We request that the money invested in hospitals not be considered as debt," the General Confederation of Workers (CGT) Secretary Philippe Martinez said.