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French mayor sparks row with anti-migrant posters

A French mayor sparked outrage among rights groups Wednesday after putting up anti-migrant posters and calling for a local referendum ahead of the arrival of asylum-seekers in his town. Under the headline "That's It, They're Coming", is an image of a crowd of migrants, all of them men, outside the cathedral of the southern town of Beziers. "The state is imposing them on us," the poster reads.
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