Paris mayoral candidate drops sex video scandal | News from the world


The favored candidate of the French president, Emmanuel Macron, in the next elections for the mayor of Paris, abandoned the race after the emergence of a sex video.Benjamin Griveaux, a former government spokesperson, said Friday morning, "A website and social networks have launched appalling attacks on my privacy. My family doesn't deserve this. No one should ever be subjected to such abuse. "

On Wednesday evening, a website posted a video with messages to a woman who was allegedly sent by Griveaux. It then spread to social media.

"For more than a year, my family and I have been the victims of defamatory statements, lies, rumors, anonymous attacks, revelations from stolen private conversations and death threats," said Griveaux. "As if that were not enough, yesterday a new level was reached. He said he was not willing to further expose his family.

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