For a week, clashes occur every night at Beaumont-sur-Oise, following the death of a young Malian origin during his arrest. His supporters appropriated the American slogan “Black Lives Matter” ( “Lives of Black Matter”).
Shots made mortars and buckshot , vehicles and garbage burned, attempted arson … the nights of violence were chained to Beaumont-sur-Oise and in the neighboring towns of Bruyères-sur-Oise and Persian, in the Val-d’Oise, since death Adama Traore, during his arrest by the police on Tuesday.
the family of this young man of 24 years of Malian origin, died on his birthday, evokes a “blunder” and claims that the truth about the circumstances of his death. After deploring late access to the body of Adama, she filed a request for “against-autopsy” .The first examination by a forensic doctor reported that the boy was suffering from “a very serious infection,” “affecting several bodies “and that no” significant violence trace “had been found. An investigation into the cause of death was given by the prosecutor of Pontoise at the Versailles Research Section and the General Inspectorate of the National Gendarmerie (IGGN). At the request of Cran (Representative Council of Black Associations of France), the Defender opened his own Thursday statement.
Beaumont-sur-Oise, the security system was strengthened and extended to 260 gendarmes and police officers. In the night from Saturday to Sunday, three people have been arrested, two of them placed in custody. “The first night, there were nearly 200 individuals involved against less than fifty Saturday night. The unrest has been limited and concentrated in the neighborhood Boyenval “says does one source close to the case.
Despite a gradual return to calm, the memory of the three weeks of rioting that followed death Zyed and Bouna in Clichy-sous-Bois in 2005 is in everyone’s head. Friday, the sense of injustice was palpable when the white march organized by the family where several thousand people marched chanting “Justice for Adama.” On social networks, the slogan “Black Lives Matter” ( “Lives Black matter “) has appeared. A loan to the movement that denounces police abuse against African Americans in the United States and has taken a new dimension in recent months amid rising racial tensions. Saturday, a rally “Black Lives Matter France” was organized in the center of Paris, in front of the Fountain of the Innocents. In Strasbourg, another group denounced Sunday on the Place Broglie, the “murder” of Adama Traoré.
“The feelings of revolt and injustice are always present. We want the truth: that we explain why a violent interpellation is followed by death “
” There is an emergence of associations that are positioned as groups blacks, Arabs, religions in France. It barely existed ten years ago, before the riots in Clichy-sous-Bois. A collective “Emergency Police kills our” has also been created by families and manifested very vividly. But are not very organized pressure groups, “analyzes the sociologist Sebastian Roché, specializing in crime issues and insecurity. If the police show “transparency” and that no incident is grafted to the case of Adama Traoré, “the crisis can be contained,” he says.
“The feelings of revolt and injustice are always present. We want the truth: that we explain why a violent interpellation is followed by death “suggests for its part Ghyslain Vedeux, administrator in charge of civil society Cran-Police relations. In a statement, the organization points to a French company “that refuses to deal with all these young people, mostly blacks or Arabs, who have a tendency to heart attacks as soon as they are arrested by the police or by the police. ” A feeling that the president of the organization, Louis-Georges Tin, should make known to the Elysee, next Tuesday, where it must be received by an adviser “citizenship” of the Presidency of the Republic.