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Yellow vest ‘ultimatum’ rally turns violent in Paris
After weeks of declining participation, France’s “yellow vest” protest movement attempted to rebound on March 16 with a major rally in Paris which quickly turned violent.
- PARIS- Agence France-Presse
A large crowd gathered on the Champs-Elysees avenue for the 18th straight week of anti-government protests which initially rocked President Emmanuel Macron’s administration, forcing him to adopt more anti…
Police fired tear gas to disperse protesters who erected barricades near the Champs-Elysees in scenes reminiscent of some of the most tense “yellow vest” rallies.
Attempted reboot coincides with the…