Sébastien Leurquin is a freelance journalist.
He is the author, with Anthony Cortes, of the book
The coming confrontation, from eco-resistance to eco-terrorism?
(ed. du Rocher, 2023).
- Are the events of this weekend in Sainte-Soline the illustration of what you denounce in your book, the escalation of violence between two irreconcilable camps?
This weekend, we saw the worst-case scenario: police officers were injured and the vital prognosis of an activist is engaged.
It was predictable.
All the activists with whom we have been in contact for a year and a half, Anthony Cortes (Editor's note, the co-author of the book
The confrontation that comes
) and myself, have been repeating since the end of 2022 that the events of Sainte -Soline were going to take place.
If we knew about it, I can't believe the intelligence services didn't.
Is it a collective bankruptcy?
In any case, the State was unable to prevent this action.
We observe a
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