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More than 100 arrested in Paris ‘yellow vest’ protests

PARIS: Over a hundred demonstrators were arrested at yellow vest protests in Paris as about 7,500 police were deployed to deal with the movement´s radical anarchist “black blocs” strand. After first marching with the yellow vests, around 1,000 radical demonstrators joined a separate march against climate change where they provoked ...

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More than 10,000 march in Paris against ´yellow vest´ violence

PARIS: More than 10,000 people marched through Paris on Sunday in protest at “yellow vest” violence during the anti-government demos that have drawn tens of thousands of people to the streets over the past 11 weeks. Since mid-November President Emmanuel Macron has offered concessions and debates seeking to quell the ...

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Paris bakery blast kills 3 as ‘yellow vest’ protests continue

PARIS: A powerful explosion in central Paris on Saturday killed three and injured dozens of others while around 8,000 participated the “yellow vest” protests in the capital city, both pressing the government to take concrete actions promptly. A Spanish female tourist and two firefighters were killed in the explosion that ...

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France plans to toughen laws in response to Yellow Vest protests

PARIS: France is planning to introduce legislation to toughen sanctions on undeclared protests after weeks of social unrest stemming from the Yellow Vests movement. French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said that France is hardening its stance on the unrest, in a speech he made after rioters torched motorbikes and set barricades ablaze on Paris’s ...

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