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French Antigovernment Protesters March for Ninth Straight Weekend – The Wall Street Journal

French Antigovernment Protesters March for Ninth Straight Weekend - The Wall Street Journal

French antiriot police stand guard as they face demonstrators near Paris’s Arc de Triomphe on Saturday. Photo: ludovic marin/Agence France-Presse/Getty Images 4 Comments By Sam Schechner and Sam Schechner The Wall Street Journal Biography @samschech samschechner Google+ Sam.Schechner@wsj.com Noemie Bisserbe Noemie Bisserbe The Wall Street Journal Biography @NBisserbe noemie.bisserbe@wsj.com Jan. 12, 2019 9:37 a.m. ET […]

More than 1,300 were arrested and dozens injured after violent anti-government protests engulfed France — here's how the clashes unfolded – Business Insider

More than 1,300 were arrested and dozens injured after violent anti-government protests engulfed France — here's how the clashes unfolded - Business Insider

A demonstrator waves a French flag on the Champs-Elysees avenue Saturday, Dec. 8, 2018 in Paris.Associated Press/Rafael Yaghobzadeh Yellow vest protesters took to the streets across France on Saturday, in what quickly devolved into violent clashes with police. The demonstrators began by protesting a planned fuel tax hike weeks ago, but participants have continued even […]

Trump mocks Emmanuel Macron as rioters set Paris ablaze in a second week of anti-government protests – Business Insider

Trump mocks Emmanuel Macron as rioters set Paris ablaze in a second week of anti-government protests - Business Insider

A composite image showing Donald Trump, and a fire started by French “Yellow Vests” protesters in front of the Arc de Triomphe, Paris, on Saturday December 8.Getty Images/Business Insider Donald Trump quipped on Saturday that “The Paris Agreement isn’t working out so well for Paris.” He was referring to violent protests in France which saw […]

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