03:45 GMT24 January 2021
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    The legislation, proposed by French President Emmanuel Macron, makes it illegal to share images of police officers, where they may be identified. According to Article 24 of the bill, it may violate their "physical or mental integrity".

    Sputnik is live from Paris, where thousands are hitting the streets to protest against a global security bill. According to opposition and civil rights groups, the law violates the freedom of the press.

    In November, the National Assembly adopted the legislation and the Senate scheduled a vote on the bill for January.

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