Fears of new 'Yellow Vest' unrest despite Macron reversal on fuel-tax hike

Credit: France 24- Published on December 6, 2018
Paris police and store owners are bracing for new violence at protests Saturday, despite President Emmanuel Macron's surrender over a fuel tax hike that unleashed weeks of unrest.
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Published on December 6, 2018 -  00:41
French Fears 'Great Violence' As Yellow Vest Anger Continues
Reuters reports French authorities are worried that another wave of โ€œgreat violenceโ€ and rioting will be unleashed in Paris this weekend by a hard core of several thousand โ€˜yellow vestโ€™ protesters. Despite capitulating this week over plans for fuel taxes that inspired the nationwide revolt, President Emmanuel Macron has struggled to quell the anger that led to the worst street unrest in central Paris since 1968.

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