The far-right group Generation Identity (GI) was dissolved on Wednesday in the Council of Ministers, announced in a tweet the Minister of the Interior Gerald Darmanin, affirming that this association “incites to discrimination, to hatred and to violence ”.
The “Generation Identity” association was dissolved this morning in the Council of Ministers, in accordance with the instructions of the President of the Republic.
As detailed in the decree I presented, it incites discrimination, hatred and violence. To read 👇 pic.twitter.com/tfcQVC8AjX
— Gérald DARMANIN (@GDarmanin) March 3, 2021
“This association and some of its activists should be regarded as holding hate speech inciting discrimination or violence against individuals because of their origin, their race and their religion” and, “by its form and its military organization ”, GI“ can be regarded as presenting the character of a private militia ”, justifies Gérald Darmanin in the decree of dissolution.
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