Commemoration of the Evacuation of Saint Bernard Church. On August 23, 1996, the CRS evacuated with force and axes the 300 African undocumented migrants occupying for nearly two months the Saint-Bernard church (18th century) located in the Goutte-d'Or district. The event is a founding act in the fight for the rights of refugees. Here, one of them is looking at the church from afare because the police is closing the access of the church. Paris, France. August 24 2019.