France's hero gendarme: honoured and insulted

Subscribe to France 24 now:

FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7

France is preparing to pay a national tribute to the police officer who sacrificed himself, to save another, in Friday's terror attack. His bravery has been applauded around the world. But, here in France, some have chosen to exercise free speech in the most appalling - and possibly criminal - way.

Visit our website:

Subscribe to our YouTube channel:

Like us on Facebook:

Follow us on Twitter:

(Source: FRANCE 24 English,