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Watch Absolute Mayhem As Yellow Vests Battle French Riot Police In 9th Week Of Protests

The Yellow Vest movement has taken to the streets across France for a 9th week of anti-government protests, as the Gilets Jaunes movement appeared to surge in both number and intensity. While the demonstrations were largely p.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 12th, 2019

Yellow Vests Chase French Police Out Of Champs Elysees In Pre-Christmas Rumble

France's Yellow Vest protests continued into their sixth week on Saturday - albeit in .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 22nd, 2018

French Riot Police Deploy Semi-Automatic Weapons Against Yellow Vests As Macron Loses Grip On Country

French Riot Police Deploy Semi-Automatic Weapons Against Yellow Vests As Macron Loses Grip On Country.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 15th, 2019

Bare-Breasted "Mariannes" Face Off With French Police; Tear Gas, Pepper Spray Used On Protesting Yellow Vests

Week five of Yellow Vest demonstrations turned violent after protesters in Paris began to scuffle with police.  Ju.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 15th, 2018

How Yellow Vest Protests Swelled Into Risk for Macron

What started last November as a grassroots movement against plans to hike gas taxes spiraled into violent protests against the cost of living and French President Emmanuel Macron’s policies and style. After public opinion fell behind the Yellow Vests.....»»

Category: topSource: washpost17 hr. 43 min. ago

Macron Pens 2,300 Word Letter To Yellow Vests Seeking To Turn "Anger Into Solutions"

After weeks of failing to calm down the Yellow Vest anti-government movement raging into its 9th week across France, French President Emmanuel Macron has resorted to the pen - releasing a 2,300 word open letter to the country which seeks to tu.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 13th, 2019

Impact of "Yellow Vests" protests on French and European companies

The "yel.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 11th, 2019

France"s "Yellow Vests" Show Staying Power

After another weekend of protests, France’s “yellow vests” are establishing themselves as an unavoidable force in French politics and a durable threat to the presidency of Emmanuel Macron......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 7th, 2019

Clashes Break Out as France"s "Yellow-Vest" Protests Show Signs of Revival

Thousands of “gilets jaunes” took to France’s streets, some clashing with riot police, in a renewed show of force against the government after demonstrations flagged during the holiday season......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjJan 6th, 2019

French "Yellow Vest" Protests Shrink Further

Protesters clad in yellow reflective vests took to the streets across France for the sixth consecutive Saturday but the turnout continued to shrink, a further sign of respite for President Emmanuel Macron......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjDec 23rd, 2018

Paris Police Brace for Fifth Week of Violent Yellow Vest Protests

City ready with 8,000 officers and armore.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 14th, 2018

Macron Faces Thursday No Confidence Vote As Protesters Reject Economic "Crumbs"

The majority of French people are not satisfied with a series of new economic policies unveiled by President Emmanuel Macron this week, and say that the Gilets Jaunes (Yellow Vest) protests should.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 13th, 2018

Hundreds Arrested in Paris Amid Yellow Vest Protests

By midday Saturday, nearly 600 people had been arrested and close to 400 placed in custody in Paris. Tensions escalated across Paris with police firing tear gas and using water cannons to quell "Yellow Vests" protes.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 8th, 2018

France Deploys 89,000 Cops Amid Fears Of Yellow Vest Rebellion On Saturday

French authorities will deploy at least 8,000 riot police and gendarmes in Paris on Saturday, and 89,000 forces across the country according to the Prime Minister, as the Elysee prepares for "act four" of the Yellow Vest movement's violen.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 6th, 2018

French "Yellow Vests" Reject Macron"s Six-Month Tax Delay As Student Protests Intensify

French "Yellow Vests" Reject Macron"s Six-Month Tax Delay As Student Protests Intensify.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 4th, 2018

80-Year-Old Woman Killed In France By Police Gas Canister; "Yellow Vests" Reject Macron"s Demand For Talks

Leaders of the so-called "Yellow Vest" movement have rejected demands to negotiate with the French government after President Emmanuel Macron ordered h.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 3rd, 2018

"Yellow Vest" Protests Pit Rural France Against Macron

The French street, dormant for much of Emmanuel Macron’s presidency, is stirring from its slumber. Over the past two weeks, protesters clad in yellow safety vests have been snarling traffic to vent their outrage over fuel-tax increases......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 27th, 2018

France braces for economic blow from "yellow vest" protests

French President Emmanuel Macron warned his cabinet ministers on Monday that the weekend's "battle scenes" involving anti-tax protesters in Paris could impact investor sentiment and that the government should respond. Ciara Lee reports.....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersNov 26th, 2018

Protesters ousted from Sorbonne; French train strikes resume

Paris riot police have cleared out students seeking to occupy the Sorbonne university in Paris, as part of a season of protests against President Emmanuel Macron's reforms......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 13th, 2018

French Antigovernment Protesters March for Ninth Straight Weekend

For the ninth consecutive Saturday, thousands of protesters clad in yellow reflective vests gathered in French cities in what is becoming a weekly test of the momentum of their antigovernment movement......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjJan 13th, 2019

France Moves To Ban All Protests As PM Announces Major Crackdown On Yellow Vests

France is signaling it'.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 9th, 2019