Far-right protesters face riot policemen on May 26, 2013 in Paris on the sidelines of the demonstrations against a gay marriage law
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French fears over right-wing resurgence

A French right-wing group has vowed to stage protests at the Tour de France in order to get its policies "noticed".

Beatrice Bourges, of Printemps Francais, has promised to stage demonstrations on the route of the race, which is in its 100th year.

Her comments come at a time of growing social tension in the country, as Christian Fraser reports.

  • 29 Jun
  • From the section Europe
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