TITLE

Riots of Spring

AUTHOR(S)
Katz, Donald R.
PUB. DATE
May 1976
SOURCE
New Republic;5/8/76, Vol. 174 Issue 19, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on political conditions in Paris, France. Frustration among French people on policies framed by President Valéry Giscard d'Estaing; Observation that Giscard's technocratic reforms would offend some sacred French traditions; Information on Campagnie Républicaine de Securit&eaute;, a mobile police reserve force of 15,000 paramilitary civilian control specialists who are under the control of the ministry of the interior.
ACCESSION #
9919408

 

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