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Macron sues billboard operator for Hitler comparison poster over vaccine drive

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French President Emmanuel Macron is suing a billboard operator who displayed a banner depicting him as Adolf Hitler, it was reported Wednesday.

The posters, which appeared in the southern city of Toulon, showed Macron dressed as the Nazi leader with text beneath reading: “Obey. Get vaccinated.”

Macron’s lawyers are suing Michel-Ange Flori, the man who created the image and billboard, the Guardian newspaper reported.

“I was surprised and shocked,” Flori told a local paper, after being summoned by police over the incident.

“They confirmed that there had been a complaint from the Elysée,” he added, referring to the French president’s official residence.

Anti-vaccine demonstrators in France, and around the world, have repeatedly compared the coronavirus vaccine to the horrors of the........

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