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Joue-les-Tours (Indre-et-Loire) – Special Envoy
The procession slowly progressing in the cemetery. A television camera has anticipated the arrival of the hearse. Placed on a grave, immortalizes the bereaved faces and raises murmurs of disapproval. In this Monday, Dec. 29, they are a hundred, mostly Muslims, accompanied Bertrand Nzohabonayo, nicknamed “Bilal” since his conversion, for his burial. The young man was shot dead on December 20 in the entrance hall of the police station in Joue-les-Tours, Indre-et-Loire, by police that he had assaulted kitchen knife.
Wrapped in his long black coat, Vénérand Nzohabonayo, practicing Catholic, a former Burundian refugee policy dignitary now unemployed, took the shovel and covered the coffin of her son. The imam says a prayer. The wind whistles between the graves. Discussions resumed quietly. Loop.
Ten days after the tragedy, few faithful to believe that Bilal has launched a “terrorist attack” against the police, as is the “official version” . Bar-PMU Victor Hugo, which are found around a retired and unemployed youth beer, it is not easier to find a resident who gives credit to the account of the forces of order. Each young person here has personal experience of police violence to tell. And in turn feeds the rumor Joue-les-Tours.The rumor of a revenge of the “cowboy”
The distrust is such that a worm .. .