French President Emmanuel Macron slapped in face while greeting crowd.

Click to play video: 'French President Emmanuel Macron slapped by bystander'

WATCH: Video taken Tuesday captured the moment French President Emmanuel Macron was slapped by a bystander in southern France as he greeted people in the community of Tain-l'Hermitage. Macron could be seen walking up to a small crowd of onlookers behind a metal barrier and greeting one man who then slaps the president on the left side of his face. The identity of the man who slapped Macron and his motives were unclear at the time of this video being published.

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