Paris, 24 November (efe-epa) - Hundreds of migrants were forcibly evacuated Monday night from the Place de la Republique, in the heart of Paris.

Hundreds of blue tents filled with migrants from countries such as Afganistan were dismantled by police shortly after being set up.

The scenes of tension between police and migrants were denounced by France's Minister of the Interior Gerald Darmanin on Twitter. EFE-EPA