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Mayotte: Officials on strike to oppose mobile gendarmes before the vice-rectorat

Photo Journal France Mayotte
Photo Journal France Mayotte
Officials stationed at Mayotte which manifest since the beginning of the week against the taxation of their remoteness allowance from 2014, after completing a year of respite by the Government for this fiscal year 2013, opposed yesterday in late morning mobile gendarmes before the Vice-President of Mamoudzou.
Water bottles were thrown and some attacked violently the metal gate of the vice-rectorat until the mobile gendarmes intervened to disperse the most disruptive elements.

Officials angry have then moved to the Prefecture and to the call of trade union leaders, the gathering took place without any aggression.
A few hours earlier, the procession of a thousand manifersters and predominantly composed of teachers, had marched noisily heart Mamoudzou as shown Kwezi Television.
In the afternoon, officials on strike have decided to extend their movement despite the reluctance of a small minority and have planned a major event this Tuesday at the airport, where they simulate a scene starting with empty suitcases.

Assani Badrudin

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