"I wore the star myself, I know what it is, I still have it in my flesh" said 94-year-old Joseph Swarc

A 94-year-old French Holocaust survivor, present at the Vel d'Hiv roundup exactly 79 years ago, slammed anti-coronavirus vaccine protesters, hostile to the coronavirus vaccination and the health pass, who demonstrated Saturday and who compared themselves to Jewish victims of Nazi opperssion.

Leaflets showing the yellow star with the words "health pass" were visible, while more than 100,000 people marched in France on Saturday against government rules related to the vaccine.

"I would like to express my indignation at what happened this week," said Joseph Szwarc, 94, during the National Day in memory of the victims of racist and antisemitic crimes by the French state.... Read More: i24