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French police probe ‘Yellow Vest’ protesters after Macron beheaded in effigy

PARIS: Local authorities claim the bit of political theatre staged by protesters could be classified as a criminal offence. French authorities opened a probe into a performance during which an effigy of French President Emmanuel Macron was beheaded by Yellow Vest protesters in the city of Angouleme, Charente, on December 21, the day the president celebrated his ...

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Paris Champs-Elysees attack: Four relatives arrested

PARIS: French police detained the ex-wife, father, brother and sister-in-law of the man behind Monday’s attack on a Gendarmerie van on Paris’ Champs-Elysees. The family members were taken into custody after being questioned by police at the family home, according to judicial sources. Adam D. drove a white Renault Megane into a Gendarmerie van ...

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