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“The far right on its knees before the communist resistance”: Mélenchon mocks the presence of Le Pen at the Pantheon

2024-02-21T23:01:16.783Z

Highlights: Mélenchon mocks the presence of Le Pen at the Pantheon. “It gives me pleasure to see the far right on its knees in front of the communist resistance. I like it,” rejoiced the former rebellious presidential candidate. The former deputy for Bouches du Rhône indicates that we must expect that "the entire national representation" will come when this type of event is held. To discover Listen to the Le Figaro Politique club with Yves Thréard.


While the arrival of the president of the RN deputies to the entry ceremony of Missak Manouchian into the Pantheon was decried by part of the political class, the rebellious leader said he had a “secret jubilation”.


For a ceremony, the entire political class gathered at the Pantheon to pay tribute to the communist resistance fighter Missak Manouchian, who entered the Pantheon on Wednesday evening alongside his wife, Mélinée, and his brothers in arms .

If the political quarrels were put on hold for a few moments, that did not prevent Jean-Luc Mélenchon from shooting an arrow at Marine Le Pen.

Whose presence was desired neither by the left, nor by the descendants of resistance fighters, nor even by Emmanuel Macron.

In her capacity as president of the RN group in the Assembly, and daughter of Jean-Marie Le Pen, Marine Le Pen was singled out and accused of being the political heir of the sponsors of Manouchian's death.

To discover

  • PODCAST - Listen to the Le Figaro Politique club with Yves Thréard

If

“everyone is invited”

to a national tribute, the former rebellious presidential candidate confided to TF1

“that he had a secret jubilation because finally so many years after these unconditional capitulations, the extreme right is coming to make tribute to the communist resistance, even though they decried it so much.”

“It gives me pleasure to see the far right on its knees in front of the communist resistance.

I like it,”

rejoiced Jean-Luc Mélenchon.

Who

“could not help but for (himself), when we asked ourselves questions, to have a form of satisfaction”

.

A response to his detractors

Considering that

"the communist resistance fighters had the last word, from all possible points of view"

, the former deputy for Bouches du Rhône nevertheless indicates that we must expect that

"the entire national representation"

will come when this The latter is invited to this type of event.

As a dig at those who criticized the Insoumis, who came to the ceremony in memory of Robert Badinter and the tribute to the Invalides for the terrorist attack of October 7 in Israel, when they were not welcome.

Source: lefigaro

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