Video has surfaced of a French-speaking priest was filmed slapping a baby during a baptism ceremony.
RT.com notes that the priest tries to calm the scared and crying toddler. The priest tells the toddler to “calm down,” and then slaps the toddler. One of the toddler’s parents pulls the child away from the priest.
The original story appeared on a news website of Martinique and Guadeloupe, which are French territories in the Caribbean Sea, reports RT.com.