Paris on lockdown as 'Yellow Jacket' protests sweep France

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Protests that began last month against planned tax hikes on gas have since morphed into a wider rebuke of Emmanuel Macron's presidency.
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Trump Gleefully Blames France Protests on Paris Climate Agreement

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Police in France faced off against protesters on Saturday in what was the fourth weekend of “yellow vest” anti-government demonstrations. Thousands of police officers flooded the streets Saturday to try to prevent a repeat of the rioting and looting from last weekend. They made hundreds of “pre-emptive arrests” and fired tear gas and water cannons at the most extremist elements of the protests. Authorities said an estimated 8,000 protesters took to the streets in Paris while 90,000 demonstrated across the country. More than 700 people were taken into custody .
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