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Yellow Vest protesters at UN in Geneva

National News // Sept. 2, 2019

Several hundred Yellow Vest protestors gathered outside the UN in Geneva on Saturday. More demonstrations were also held in France near the Swiss border.

pixabay Yellow Vest protesters at UN in Geneva

The crowd were demanding UN investigations into police violence at previous rallies.

A file outlining alleged police violence has been given to the UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres.

The file has details of injuries from the use of tear-gas, rubber bullets, batons as well as military style weaponry.

The crowd also thanked Geneva police for their restraint by chanting – ‘thank you Switzerland’.

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