Again they show they cannot live in a normal civilised society.
Man harpooned in brawl over photo of women in burkinis in Corsica: Fracas between North Africans and local youths a day after French court upheld ban on swimsuits
- Clash broke out after tourist took picture of woman near village of Sisco
- Local teens came to tourist’s aid after bathers objected to photograph
- Fracas left a pregnant woman needing hospital treatment for her injuries
- Fight came days after ban on the swimsuits was upheld by Cannes judge
By Alexander Holmes and Sara Smyth for the Daily Mail
Published: 23:22, 14 August 2016
Hatchets and harpoons were thrown in a beach brawl that broke out after a tourist was seen taking pictures of women wearing burkinis in Corsica.
The fracas between a group described as North African ‘Muslim families’ and local youths broke out a day after a ban on the head-to-toe swimsuits was upheld by a judge in Cannes.
A tourist was seen taking pictures of women wearing the full-body swimwear on a creek near the village of Sisco on the French island.